vascular surgery

  1. R

    Fellowship as an ECFMG cerified IMG with a General Surgery residency abroad.

    Hi there, I am an ECFMG certified IMG who specialized in general surgeon in a foreign country (not US or Canada). My goal is to get accepted into an ACGME accredited surgery fellowship in the US. I hear about a lot of surgeons doing a non-acgme fellowship, after which they come back to their...
  2. LTMCUSN

    Any route to vascular surgery residency or fellowship in the Navy?

    Just noticed there aren’t any residencies/fellowships for vascular surgery listed in the annual BUMEDNOTE 1424. Are all our vascular surgeons direct commissions or are there occasional GME opportunities? I know we had one in my Medical Battalion when I was on AD but not met another one since.
  3. V

    ***2019-2020 Integrated Vascular surgery 0+5 Interview invite thread***

    Finally time to start this thread for app season! Format like before: Date offer received: Program name Thank you all!
  4. H

    Aortic arch debranching: CT or Vascular?

    Hi friends, I was watching this Tedtalk (unfortunately not allowed to post links yet) by a Vascular surgeon who talked about aortic arch debranching which seems stupid wicked cool, but I'm curious if vascular surgeons actually get to do that or if that's relegated to the CT surgeons? Looking at...
  5. futurephysicianlife

    Any HPSP Army-Surgeon (Ortho, or other) able to talk?

    I'm a HPSP applicant (waiting to hear back from boards whether I will be offered an acceptance). I have already been accepted to several private medical schools so saving money in addition to serving my country is rather appealing. Hesitant about HPSP only because of potential skill atrophy...
  6. M

    CT vs vascular

    I’ve been torn between vascular and CT for a while. I love vascular in general and would like to operate on blood vessels, regardless of the anatomical regions. The tie-breaker would be the open surgeries, I guess. My questions are as follows; 1.) What’s the bread and butter open surgery...
  7. UCA2390

    Vascular Surgery elective (for the non-surgeon)

    Hello! Starting a vascular surgery sub-i next week. I am going into EM. I am not a surgeon, I just didn't want to do the medicine sub-i and instead chose for 2 weeks vascular and 2 weeks trauma surgery. Any advice on a resource for this elective? What should I focus my studying on? So far I...
  8. B

    Can vascular surgery perform embolizations for trauma or are these cases reserved for ir

    Can vascular surgery perform embolizations for trauma or are these cases only performed by ir? Ex: solid organ, pelvis
  9. E

    2016-2017 Integrated Vascular Surgery Match

    Thought I would get this thread started for this year's cycle. Please add dates as they come in Good luck to everyone
  10. T

    Why did you choose vascular surgery?

    Hey friends! Congrats, if you recently matched Vascular Surgery! Open question for all including previously matched, why did you choose Vascular Surgery? What about it drew you towards the field? I'd like to hear your stories! I think this sharing would be beneficial for those still ambivalent...
  11. P

    Vascular Fellowship for IMG

    Hi all, Long time lurker, first time poster. Just looking for some advice, regarding how to get a vascular fellowship in the US post vascular training in Australia. I am currently a PGY - 5 in the first year of 5yr vascular training program in Australia, but I was hoping to do a vascular...
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    Applying to Integrated (0+5) Vascular Surgery Residency

    *I am moving this from a vascular surgery interview thread to its own topic to make it easier to find for future applicants. **Also, I am sorry this got so long. I hope it is helpful. An Opinionated Guide on Applying to Integrated (0+5) Vascular Surgery Residency (Based on the 2016 Match) I...
  13. P

    3rd Annual Mount Sinai Interventional Radiology Symposium

    Dear Medical Students, Medical Schools, and Radiology Departments, You are invited to attend the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Interventional Radiology Symposium for medical students. Date: Friday, November 6, 2015 Time: 12pm-6pm (Symposium); 6pm-7pm (Dinner and networking event)...
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    Interventional Fellows Workshop in Chicago

    University of Chicago Interventional Fellows Workshop Chicago, Illinois September 25-26, 2015 Led by a panel of interventional radiologists and vascular surgeons from the University of Chicago, this didactic and animal lab workshop will provide two separate tracks each for interventional...
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    Interventional Fellows Workshop

    University of Chicago Interventional Fellows Workshop Chicago, Illinois September 25-26, 2015 Led by a panel of interventional radiologists and vascular surgeons from the University of Chicago, this didactic and animal lab workshop will provide two separate tracks each for interventional...