Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Residency Program

The Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Residency Program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. The program matches three residents each year at the PGY-1 level via the National Resident Matching Program. Application to the program is via the Electronic Resident Application Service (ERAS). The program is five years in length for a total of 15 residents current residents. Otolaryngology-head and neck surgery training takes place at LSUHSC Shreveport as well as at the Overton Brooks VAMC. There are four otolaryngology teams at LSUHSC-Shreveport and one otolaryngology service at Overton Brooks VAMC which provide rotations for residents. The Residency Program’s goals and objectives are achieved through a variety of mechanisms offered by the Department including conferences, Grand Rounds, Departmental courses, clinic experiences, operative experiences, research experiences, as well directed independent study. 

The faculty consists of 8 full-time and 4 part-time faculty members who represent all of the major subspecialty areas of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery to include facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, head and neck surgical oncology, laryngology, pediatric otolaryngology, otology/neurotology in addition to general otolaryngology.  

The department performs approximately 2000 surgeries per year and over 12,000 office visits so the resident experience is extensive.

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Educational Training

CONTACT US

Residency Program Coordinator
Tremendous Carroll
Email: tcarro@lsuhsc.edu
Phone: (318) 675-6208


Assistant Program Director
Mickie Hamiter
Email: mhamit@lsuhsc.edu

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Surgical Skills Lab

The surgical skills laboratory serves as a teaching tool for medical students, residents, faculty, and practicing surgeons of all subspecialty fields.  The lab provides a setting in which learners of all levels may practice and hone their surgical skills.  Using cadaveric specimens allow participants a relaxed setting to strengthen their anatomic knowledge without putting actual patients at risk.
  

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery Residency

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery Residency