General Surgery

Typical Operative Experience of a General Surgery Resident

Defined Category
Credit Cases
Required by RRC
as of 7/1/17
Performed *
Skin, Soft Tissue and Breast65137
Head and Neck2599
Alimentary Tract180297
Abdomen250353
Liver534
Pancreas521
Vascular50141
Endocrine1567
Trauma1033
Trauma (non-operative)40130
Thoracic2038
Pediatric2099
Plastic1018
Endoscopy85113
Laparoscopic - Basic100201
Laparoscopic - Complex7575
Total Major Cases as Surgeon8501,255
Total Major Cases as Surgeon Chief200230
Total Major Cases as Teaching Assistant2562
*Actual numbers based on procedures performed by Dr. Michael Morris, July 2010 through June 2015.