Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Cases

Case Load

Total Number of cases completed by the fellow(s) per year: 304
(as estimated by Program)

Total Percent Open:
35%
 
Total Percent Laparoscopic:
65%
 
Cholecystectomy:
22%
Gastric Bypass:
23%
CBDE:
0%
Gastric Band:
6%
Appendectomy:
3%
EGD:
0%
Inguinal Hernia:
10%
Colonoscopy:
0%
Incisional Hernia:
11%
ERCP:
0%
Fundoplication:
10%
Pancreas:
0%
Para-esophageal hernia:
0%
Pancreaotectomy:
0%
Esophagectomy:
0%
Liver Resection:
0%
Gastrectomy:
0%
Biliary Reconstruction:
0%
Colectomy:
10%
Radiofrequency Ablation:
0%
APR:
0%
Total Colectomy:
0%
Splenectomy:
1%
Ileal Anal Reconstruction:
0%
Adrenalectomy:
3%
Open Bariatric:
1%
Nephrectomy:
0%
Other:
0%

Case Summary as logged by Fellow(s)

2 Fellow(s) performed 763 cases with 1087 procedures during the 2008-2009 Fellowship Year.


# of papers accepted for publication where Fellowship Director was an author: 15
# of papers that invoved input from the fellow: 12

Is this a salaried position? Yes
Is the salary guaranteed for the year? Yes
Is there funding available beyond salary for meeting attendance, research, etc? Yes

Call Responsibilities: Yes
Teaching Responsibilities: Yes
Courses/Academic Presentations: Yes
Does reimbursement for the above make up part of the salary? No

Interaction with surgical residents: Do not share cases with residents

Teaching Facilities: Dry lab Wet lab Robotics Lab