Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship
Expand access for women seeking expert gynecologic surgical care with a focus in clinical, educational and research as a graduate of EVMS’ Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Fellowship.
What you'll learn
Where you'll train
EVMS Hofheimer Hall
At EVMS Hoffheimer Hall, you will have access to the office-based practice, and see gynecologic referrals and surgical consults. In-office based procedures are performed at this site and include in office diagnostic and operative hysteroscopy, saline infusion sonography, as well as an abundant opportunity to learn pelvic ultrasound. Both MIGS providers currently perform and interpret their own ultrasounds and have a designated sonographer assigned to each clinic. You will learn how to incorporate ultrasound into the diagnosis and management of AUB, adnexal masses and endometriosis. This site will also allow you to rotate with EVMS Maternal-Fetal Medicine and get additional training in pelvic ultra-sound.
Sentara Princess Anne Hospital
Sentara Princess Anne Hospital is a 160-bed acute care hospital that serves southern Virginia Beach, Chesapeake and northeastern North Carolina. As a fellow, you will have exposure to referral for complex gynecologic surgery and to ultrasound application in the clinical setting. You will be part of outpatient procedures such as hysteroscopy, SIS and trigger point injections, as well as have surgical exposure with the Program Director.
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, the primary teaching hospital for EVMS, is home to the area's only Level I trauma center and burn trauma unit, and the region's premier heart program. As a MIGS fellow, you will contribute towards resident education through lectures and hospital rounds and consultation. You will also contribute to research, educational gynecologic surgery videos, have exposure to ultrasound and clinic, conduct surgery with EVMS providers and contribute to resident and med student curriculum for laparoscopic and robotic surgery.
Sentara Leigh Hospital
Sentara Leigh Hospital is a 250-bed acute care facility specializing in orthopedic, cardiac, advanced imaging, obstetrical, gynecological and breast care services. As a MIGS fellow, you will have exposure to robotic surgery and outpatient surgery center. You will also contribute to resident robotic education curriculum including presence at dry-lab and help with technology orientation.