About Us Physicians Education Members Patient and Public Corporate Partners DCR Research Foundation
Home > Physicians > Education > Residency Training Programs > New York Presbyterian ...

New York Presbyterian Hospital / Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Program Director: Toyooki Sonoda, M.D.
525 East 68th Street - Box 172
New York, NY 10021
Phone: 212-746-6030/5278 Fax: 212-746-4314
Email: tos2003@med.cornell.edu 
Web site: www.cornellsurgery.org

Number of Residents (per year): 2

Number of Faculty (ABCRS Certified): 12

Salary/Year: $65,710

Case mix/number of cases:

  • Anorectal 30%
  • Colonoscopy 20%
  • Colon and Rectal (Abdominal) Surgery 50%


Strengths of program:

  • Minimally invasive colon and rectal surgery
  • Advanced oncology 
  • Pelvic surgery, including reoperative
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Endorectal Ultrasound
  • Dedicated one month endoscopy rotation 


Clinic & Office Experience: 2 full days/week



Interaction with general surgery residents: Extensive




  • C&R didactic conference 2/week
  • Research conference 1/week
  • General Surgery M&M Conference 1/week
  • General Grand Rounds 1/week
  • Surgical Oncology conference 1/week


Anorectal physiology availability: Limited.



Outside Rotations: Rotate 6mos./yr at Cornell & and Memorial Sloan Kettering



Research year: Optional



Requirement for paper: Yes



Opportunity to attend meetings: 2/year