Ascension Providence Hospital Teaching Service
Team I - General Surgery/Colorectal Surgery
Emphasis on colorectal and surgical oncology, including breast surgery.
Team II - General Surgery
Emphasis on general, laparoscopic and endocrine surgery.
Team III - Staff Surgery/General Surgery/Cardiothoracic Surgery
Emphasis on general and trauma surgery and resident service. Chief Resident Service - A chief resident and junior resident are assigned to the staff service, which includes 15 beds under the direct control of the chief resident. The chief resident is responsible for the care of all patients on the Staff Service. The chief resident is also responsible for the surgical clinic. Further experience in thoracic surgery is provided in this service.
Team IV - Vascular Surgery
Exposure and training in all aspects of vascular surgery, including endovascular surgery.
A faculty advisor is assigned to each resident to act as a mentor with respect to patient management, academic matters, interpersonal considerations, and other matters of importance to the resident.