Medical Education

General Surgery - Doctors Hospital

Medical Education

General Surgery - Doctors Hospital

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General Surgery - Doctors Hospital

Develop the skills you need for a productive, fulfilling, lifelong career in surgical medicine.

OhioHealth Doctors Hospital General Surgery Residency is a five-year, ACGME-accredited program. We accept four residents per year into this comprehensive program. You’ll have exposure to train at a level-1 trauma center, rated one of the busiest trauma centers in the United States.

Surgical Skill Advancement in a Family-Like Culture 

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Support for Our Residents

Our program is designed to ensure residents experience success and well-being during their five years of training. It includes, but is not limited to the following:

Rotation Opportunities

In addition to OhioHealth Doctors Hospital and outpatient clinics, residents rotate at affiliated locations, including:

  • OhioHealth Grant Medical Center 
  • OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital 
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital 
  • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center 
Scholarly Activities and Quality Improvement

Dedicated faculty members are available to provide support and guidance for residents on their scholarly activities and quality improvement projects. Residents have displayed posters and given presentations at local, state and national conferences. Additionally, they have published case reports on unusual diseases in medical journals and published clinical research in sub-specialty medical journals. They have also presented and published on the topic of quality improvement projects.

Resident Well-Being

We know that to take care of others, we must first take care of ourselves. We work closely with our residents to help them keep a healthy work-life balance. We achieve this in a variety of ways that include but are not limited to the following.

  • Three weeks paid vacation
  • Free fitness center membership both on-site and at the McConnell Heart Health Center
  • Concierge service
  • Onsite, free parking
  • Daycare facilities with discounted rates
  • OhioHealth employee assistance programs