General Surgery

Typical Operative Experience of a General Surgery Resident

Defined Category Credit CasesRequired by RRCPerformed *
Skin, Soft Tissue and Breast25137
Head and Neck2499
Alimentary Tract72297
Abdomen65353
Liver434
Pancreas321
Vascular44141
Endocrine867
Trauma1033
Trauma (non-operative)20130
Thoracic1538
Pediatric2099
Plastic518
Endoscopy85113
Laparoscopic - Basic60201
Laparoscopic - Complex2575
Total Major Cases as Surgeon7501255
Total Major Cases as Surgeon Chief150230
Total Major Cases as Teaching Assistant062
*Actual numbers based on procedures performed by Dr. Michael Morris, July 2010 through June 2015.