Department of Surgery

Teaching Affiliates

Tampa General Hospital (TGH) serves as the primary teaching hospital for the University of South Florida College of Medicine. TGH is a private, not-for-profit, 877-bed hospital that provides some of the most advanced medical care in the region.  Residents participate in all private cases and are involved in the surgical care of the patients.
The H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute (MCC) is located on the main campus of the University of South Florida designed to provide clinical and surgical experience. The site offers exceptional hands-on experience through participation in multidisciplinary clinics.
The James A. Haley Veterans Administration Hospital (VA) is under the direction of Mary Hall, MD. for resident training. The rotation at the VA is intended to provide clinical and surgical experience. The institution provides exposure to complex surgery The clinical casework also lends experience to the assessment and management of a group of psycho-socio and socio-economic problems prevalent among the Veteran's Hospital patient population.
Arnold Palmer Hospital in Orlando Residents benefit from training at a 158-bed pediatric hospital. It contains the area’s only Level One Trauma Center. It has recently been verified by the American College of Surgeons as a Level I Children’s Surgery Center. Residents also help care for patients at the Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies. The 285-bed hospital contains one of the largest and most technologically advanced NICUs in the nation. The Level III NICU provides the highest level of care for premature and high-risk newborns from Central Florida.
AdventHealth Tampa rotations are intended to provide clinical and surgical experience. This site treats a full range of conditions. This site offers exceptional hands-on experience by providing multispecialty management involving other teams atAdvent Health.