The UCLA Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery is transitioning from a three-year independent residency program to a six-year integrated program, with an approved complement of three residents per year. The integrated program isprimarily be based out of the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and will feature rotations to the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Harbor-UCLA, Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica; Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, the LAC-USC Burn Center, and Children's Hospital Los Angeles.
Interested fourth-year medical students are encouraged to enroll in the UCLA Plastic Surgery MSIV Sub-Internship.
Length of Training: 6 years
Number of Positions Available: 3 per year
Applications: are made through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). We require that applicants register with the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) and submit their curriculum vitae, USMLE, 3 letters of reference, dean's letter, and medical school transcript.
Application Deadline: November 1, 2016
Interview Dates: December 14, 2016 & January 11, 2017
Match Date: March 17, 2017
Program Director: George H. Rudkin, MD, FACS
Program Coordinator: Megan Fuller
Phone: (310) 825-5582
Fax: (310) 825-0723
UCLA Plastic Surgery
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 465
Los Angeles, CA 90095
The primary goal of the Integrated UCLA Plastic Surgery Residency Program is to immerse residents in an intensive clinical and didactic training environment that will expose them to the core principles of general surgery and all facets of the broad spectrum of plastic surgery. Residents are expected to master the requisite training necessary to pass the American Society of Plastic Surgery Board Certifying Exams and begin practicing independently. Continue reading >