Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Clinical Professor of Surgery
John Wayne Cancer Center, Adjunct Professor
Hospital Affiliations: Southern California Hospital - Hollywood, Providence St. John's Health Center, Providence John Wayne Cancer Institute, Cedars Sinai - Marina Del Rey, St. Vincent Medical Center
What to expect:
Visitors will rotate with a surgical oncologist in Los Angeles. Visitors will have the ability to rotate with all 4 physicians in the group and see surgeries every day.
Procedures performed may include: TAPP, breast cancer and mastectomy surgery, laparoscopic hernia repair with mesh and without, implantation of an interstream device, laparoscopic tumor resection from the liver, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, laparoscopic vaginal polypectomy, laparoscopic appendectomy, laparoscopic prostatectomy, laparoscopic adrenalectomy, laparoscopic splenectomy, laparoscopic pancreatectomy, laparoscopic bowel resection, colonoscopies, and robotic surgery.
Additional activities include practice on the DaVinci robotic surgery machine, as well as attending many conferences at Cedars-Sinai.
The student is also expected to discuss patient symptoms, the relation of the disease, and treatment options with the physician's team.
- A car is required for commuting to different locations with the doctor
- Hospital paperwork must be submitted 4-6 weeks in advance for inpatient exposure
|Monday||8 am - 5 pm|
|Tuesday||8 am - 5 pm|
|Wednesday||8 am - 5 pm|
|Thursday||8 am - 5 pm|
|Friday||8 am - 5 pm|
*Schedule may vary, please consult with the physician upon arrival for any updates.
Surgery Group of Los Angeles
Southern California Hospital - Hollywood
Providence Saint John's Health Center
St. Vincent Medical Center
St. Francis Medical Center