|Program Director||Program Administrator||Length of Residency||Positions|
|John Galante, DO (UOMHS alum) ||Nicole Statczar|
(800) 432-3309 ext. 5
|5 years||4 per year|
Residency Program Objectives
The resident will gain a broad knowledge base in the field of
general surgery within the guidelines set forth by the American
Osteopathic Association and the American College of Osteopathic
The resident will perform accurate and timely history and
physicals, pre-operative and post-operative evaluation, and case
discussions pertinent to a variety of surgical subspecialties.
The resident will learn to apply basic sciences in the
management of the surgical patient. An emphasis will be placed on
anatomy, physiology, pathology and pharmacology.
The resident will effectively integrate diagnostic modalities,
laboratory medicine and other health care providers in the
management of the surgical patient.
The resident will gain experience in assisting and performing a
variety of surgical procedures related to all aspects of surgery.
The resident will gain this experience under the supervision of the
surgical staff, residents, and surgeons associated with the
The resident will develop a sound surgical judgment in all
aspects of care of the surgical patient.
The resident will integrate academic and clinical medicine
through participation in continuing medical education programs
throughout the training period.
The resident will develop the academic and surgical skills
necessary to satisfactorily complete the examinations required for
board certification by the ACOS.