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MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
With a 609-licensed bed hospital and 1100 physicians, MedStar
Georgetown University Hospital's clinical services represent one
of the largest healthcare delivery networks in the area. This
facility is a tertiary referral hospital and is the center of
most academic activity. Adjacent to the hospital is the Lombardi
Cancer Center, one of 41 National Cancer Institute-designated
comprehensive cancer centers.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is consistently ranked
among the best in the nation. One of the specialty areas in which
we've been ranked in recent years includes otolaryngology. The
faculty practice offices, the departmental and residency
administration offices, and resident call room are located on the
first floor of the Gorman Building.
Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
MedStar Washington Hospital Center, a large community hospital
located in the center of the District of Columbia, has the
largest active bed number, greatest number of admissions and
busiest emergency room of any hospital in the metropolitan area.
MedStar Washington Hospital Center is a level I trauma center
which provides residents with exposure to maxillofacial trauma
The case mix at MedStar Washington Hospital Center provides
resident experience in head and neck surgery, otology, endoscopy
and general otolaryngology. The location of the hospital in
central D.C. results in a large clinic population. The Ear, Nose
and Throat clinic gives residents experience in outpatient
otolaryngology and continuity of care.
MedStar Washington Hospital
Children's National Medical Center
Children's National Medical Center is the only health system in
the region dedicated exclusively to the health care of children.
With 279 inpatient beds, Children's Hospital is a leader in the
development of innovative new treatments for childhood illness
and injury, Children's nationally and internationally recognized
staff of pediatric healthcare professionals delivers
sophisticated care to thousands of families throughout the region
and around the world.
The primary goals of the rotation are to develop solid clinical
skills in the management of pediatric general otolaryngological,
pediatric head and neck, and otologic diseases. During this
rotation, residents will interact with the otolaryngology
residents from the National Capital Consortium Military Residency
and George Washington University Residency and the Children's
National Medical Center pediatric otolaryngology fellows.
National Medical Center
Veteran's Affairs Medical Center
The Washington D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center is a tertiary
care facility, providing acute general and specialized services.
The hospital houses 158 acute beds and offers long-term care
treatment in the 120-bed Comprehensive Nursing and Rehabilitation
Center (CNRC). The Veterans Affairs Medical Center of Washington,
D.C. is a major component of the program. It allows for
additional hands-on experience in all aspects of
otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.
This rotation allows for greater independence in clinical
management while continuing attending oversight and instruction
as appropriate. A major component of the clinical experience at
Veterans Affairs Medical Center is the diagnosis, treatment and
follow-up of patients with head and neck cancer. Other clinical
opportunities at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center include
facial plastic surgery, general otolaryngology and endoscopy.
Veterans Affairs Medical