General Surgery Residency

College

  • Center City Campus
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Degree Earned

  • Residency

Program Length

6 - 7 years

Program Type

  • On Campus

Call to Actions

Graduates

Each year, 98 percent of graduating Jefferson surgical residents pass both the written and oral boards. 

Nearly all program graduates (94%) seek specialty training after completion of their residency. The table below lists where our residents have gone on to train and practice immediately following graduation:

2021 Chiefs with Dr. Karen Chojnacki 2021 General Surgery Residency Chiefs with Program Director Karen A. Chojnacki, MD (center): Drs. Stephen Gadomski, Zachary Callahan, Robert Kucejko, Geoffrey Kozak , Ellen Caparosa, & Jennifer Kincaid

2021

Callahan Fellowship Minimally Invasive Surgery Northshore Health System
Caparosa Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Gadomski Fellowship Acute Care Surgery Vanderbilt University
Kincaid Fellowship  Surgical Critical Care Penn State
Kozak Fellowship Plastic Surgery University of Pennsylvania
Kucejko Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Lahey Clinic

2020

Chevrollier Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Ochsner Medical Center
Hewitt Fellowship Surgical Oncology Ohio State
Jacovides Fellowship Trauma Surgery University of Pennsylvania
Lundgren Fellowship  Minimally Invasive Surgery Cleveland Clinic
Nandra Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Rutgers University
Stem Fellowship Colorectal Surgery University of Wisconsin

2019

Aka Fellowship  Colorectal Surgery Florida Hospital - Orlando
Brown Fellowship Minimally Invasive Surgery Stony Brook University
Dukleska Fellowship Pediatric Surgery University of Connecticut
Johnson, A.  Fellowship Vascular Surgery NYP Columbia/Cornell
Latona Fellowship Surgical Critical Care Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
McKeown Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson

2018

Costanzo Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Giugliano Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Cleveland Clinic
Koganti Fellowship Trauma Surgery Emory University
Strickland Fellowship Vascular Surgery Wake Forest University
Tannouri Fellowship Minimally Invasive Surgery University of Maryland
Tatarian Fellowship Minimally Invasive Surgery Stony Brook University

2017

Holoyda Fellowship  Plastic Surgery University of Utah
Lotto Fellowship  Vascular Surgery Brigham and Women's Hospital
Sarik Fellowship  Plastic Surgery Cleveland Clinic, Miami, FL
Sooppan Fellowship  Vascular Surgery Johns Hopkins University
Takyi Fellowship  Vascular Surgery Loyola University, IL

2016

Batista Fellowship Vascular Surgery Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Crawford Fellowship Breast Surgery Fox Chase Cancer Center
Devitt Fellowship Plastic Surgery University of Texas, Southwestern
Harrison Fellowship Thoracic Surgery University of Virginia
Price Fellowship Critical Care/Burns University of North Carolina
Sion Fellowship MIS/HPB Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

2015

Burkhart Fellowship Surgical Oncology Johns Hopkins
Kang Fellowship Critical Care Cedar Sinai Medical Center
Lamb Fellowship     Vascular Surgery University of Pennsylvania
Munoz Fellowship Plastic Surgery Temple University Hospital
Sarosiek Fellowship Plastic Surgery Vanderbilt University Hospital
Tholey Fellowship Minimally Invasive Surgery Cornell University Hospital

Pineda Fellowship Vascular Surgery Pennsylvania Hospital
Policha Fellowship Vascular Surgery New York University
Punja Fellowship Critical Care Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Relles Fellowship Pediatric Surgery Columbia University
Singh Fellowship MIS/HPB Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Stransky Fellowship Plastic Surgery Johns Hopkins Hospital

Assifi Fellowship Surgical Oncology University of Pittsburgh
Bodzin Fellowship Transplant Surgery UCLA
Marks Fellowship Trauma Surgery University of Pennsylvania
Rittenhouse Fellowship Critical Care Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Talbott Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Oregon Health & Science

Comeau Fellowship Vascular Surgery Albany Medical Center
Fernandez Fellowship Plastic Surgery University of Florida, Gainesville
Lazar Fellowship Breast Surgery Northwestern University
Pucci Fellowship MIS/HPB Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Richards Fellowship Laparoscopic Surgery George Washington University
Rodriguez, J.  Fellowship Surgical Critical Care/Trauma Inova, Fairfax, VA

Abdollahi Fellowship Plastic Surgery Temple University Hospital
Bildzukewicz Fellowship Minimally Invasive Surgery  University of CA, San Diego
Moudgill, L.  Fellowship Colorectal Surgery University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Rosen  Fellowship Critical Care Surgery Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center,  Boston, MA
Shirley Fellowship Surgical Oncology Ohio State University Medical Center
Sullivan Fellowship Thoracic Surgery University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento

Goldberg Fellowship Minimally Invasive Surgery Mayo Clinic (Florida)
Hager Fellowship Vascular Surgery University of Pittsburgh
Moudgill, N.  Fellowship Vascular Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Noto Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Lehigh Valley Hospital
Showalter Research Colorectal Surgery University of Pennsylvania
Williams Fellowship Vascular Surgery Johns Hopkins

Grabo Military Commitment 2009-2010  
Fellowship Trauma/Critical Care Surgery University of Pennsylvania
Lakshman Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Cleveland Clinic (Florida)
Levy Private Practice Surgery  
Milan Fellowship Endocrine Surgery Yale University
Sailes Fellowship Hand Surgery & Plastic Surgery University of Mississippi
Tarola Fellowship Plastic Surgery Vanderbilt

Bagameri Fellowship Vascular Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Chung Fellowship MIS/HPB Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Fischer Fellowship Laparoscopic Surgery University of CA,  San Diego
Golesorkhi Fellowship Breast Surgery Allegheny Medical Center, Pittsburgh
McGuire Fellowship Breast Surgery Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa
Rao Fellowship Vascular Surgery University of Pittsburgh

Greaney  Fellowships Burn Fellowship Cornell University, NYC
Plastic Surgery Albert Einstein/ Montefiore Medical Center, NYC
Microsurgery NYU Langone Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital, NYC
Lee Fellowship Colorectal Surgery University of Minnesota
Otterburn Fellowship Plastic Surgery Emory University
Palazzo Fellowship Laparoscopic Surgery University of California, San Francisco
Solomon Fellowship Plastic Surgery Mayo Clinic,  Rochester, MN

Martin Fellowship Trauma/Critical Care Surgery University of Pennsylvania
Perkins Faculty General Surgery Oregon Health & Sciences University, International Surgery Program in Pakistan
Radzio Fellowship Breast Surgery University of CA,  San Francisco
String Fellowship Endoscopic Surgery Charite Hospital - Germany
Timmapuri Fellowship Pediatric Surgery St. Christopher’s Hospital

Arthur Fellowship Pediatric Surgery Ohio State University
Eisenberg Fellowship Vascular Surgery Pennsylvania Hospital
Hoxworth Fellowship Plastic Surgery University of Texas – SW
Jenoff Fellowship Trauma/Critical Care Surgery University of Pennsylvania
Rosato, Jr. Fellowship Laparoscopic Surgery Presbyterian Hospital (University of Pennsylvania)
Schaner Fellowships Hand Surgery  University of Louisville
Plastic Surgery University of TX – San Antonio

Caterson Fellowship Plastic Surgery Lahey Clinic
Cowan Fellowship CT Surgery Mass. General Hospital
Kuenzler Fellowship Pediatric Surgery Columbia University
Maron Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Cleveland Clinic (Florida)
Pearson Fellowship Colorectal Surgery University of Minnesota
Segan Fellowship Laparoscopic Surgery University of Maryland

Grace Private Practice Surgery Bozeman, MT
Jones Fellowship Pediatric Surgery Children’s Hospital of Buffalo
Lal Private Practice Surgery Fairlawn, OH
Patel      
Profeta Fellowship Laparoscopic Surgery Medical College of Virginia

Dillavou Fellowship Vascular Surgery University of Pittsburgh
Johnson, S.  Fellowship Trauma Surgery University of Maryland
Lynn Private Practice Surgery Wilmington, NC
Ormont Private Practice Surgery Elkton, MD
Rodriquez, E.  Fellowship Cardiothoracic Surgery Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Stein Fellowship Colorectal Surgery Cleveland Clinic
Tichansky Fellowship Laparoscopic Surgery Medical College of Virginia
Tuma Fellowship Plastic Surgery Emory