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New York Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center

New York Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center | ASCRS

Program Director: 
Kelly Garrett, MD
New York Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center
525 East 68th Street
Box 172
New York, NY 10021
United States
(212) 746-6030
(212) 746-6370

Number of Residents (per year): 

Number of Faculty (ABCRS Certified): 19


Salary/Year: $80,031


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
  • Advanced Endoscopy
  • Pelvic Floor Surgery
  • Sacral Nerve Stimulation

Clinic and/or Office Experience: Two full days per week. 

Interaction with General Surgery Residents: Extensive. 


  • C&R didactic conference: two per week
  • Research conference: one per week
  • General Surgery M&M Conference: one per week
  • General Grand Rounds: one per week
  • Surgical Oncology Conference: one per week 

Anorectal Physiology: Yes.


Outside Rotations: Four month rotations at the Cornell, Columbia and Memorial Sloan Kettering campuses. 


Research Year: Optional. 


Requirement for Paper: Yes. 


Opportunity to Attend Meetings: Two per year.