The Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Mayo Clinic’s campus in Rochester, Minnesota, offers a five-year integrated residency program in a collegial learning environment. Our emphasis is on surgical skills training, academic career opportunities, individual mentoring, and a curated didactic experience. Vascular integrated residents train with all six vascular surgeons at the Rochester campus and multiple subspecialty services who work collaboratively in a group practice covering all facets of vascular surgery.
Unique program opportunities include:
A focus on establishing clinical and technical confidence
Opportunities for personal achievement in a supportive, inclusive, and academically rewarding environment
Mayo Clinic’s high faculty-to-resident ratio, large patient population, and state-of-the-art diagnostic, therapeutic, and research facilities combine to create a truly integrated educational experience
Access to the finest teaching and the broadest patient care experience possible in a busy, hands-on training environment
A diverse, high-volume, complex case mix
Interdisciplinary collaboration throughout Mayo Clinic
State-of-the-art surgical technology
Personalized research and academic opportunities
Structured, comprehensive, faculty-led curriculum
Dedicated anatomy and microvascular surgical skills lab
best hospital in the nation and top-ranked in 14 specialties (U.S. News & World Report, 2021-2022)
training with the mentorship model
peer-reviewed publications per resident on average
Your training experience
As a resident at Mayo Clinic, you'll have access to robust clinical, educational, and research resources. You'll find support both inside and outside of the campus to promote physical and mental wellness and ensure your work/life balance.
The Vascular Surgery Residency program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). The residency fulfills all criteria for admissibility to the American Board of Surgery examinations for vascular surgery and during the fourth year of residency training, resident will be eligible to take the RPVI written examination.
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