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Greater Baltimore Medical Center

Greater Baltimore Medical Center | ASCRS

Program Director: 
George Y. Apostolides, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Address: 
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
6535 North Charles Street
Suite 445
Baltimore, MD 21204
United States
Phone: 
(443) 849-6910
Fax: 
(443) 849-6945

Number of Residents (per year): 1

Number of Faculty (ABCRS Certified): 3

Salary/Year: approximately $66,000

Case Mix/Number of Cases: Abdominal procedures: 200; Anal Rectal: 250; Colonoscopies: 325.

Strengths of Program: No competition with general surgical residency. Laparoscopic colon surgery experience available; extensive exposure to office practice of colorectal surgery.

Clinic and/or Office Experience: Attends private office hours with staff one or two days per week.

Conferences: Journal Club, Pathology and Radiology Conferences, Anorectal Physiology Conference, Surgical Grand Rounds, Chesapeake Colorectal Society Meetings and Maryland Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Meetings.

Anorectal Physiology: Anorectal physiology lab and rectal ultrasound are available and utilized by resident.

Outside Rotations: Cleveland Clinic (two weeks).

Research Year: Not Available.

Requirement for Paper: Resident is required to prepare one paper for publication and one lecture for presentation.

Opportunity to Attend Meetings: The resident's attendance at the annual ASCRS meeting and regional meetings are funded by the hospital.