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Residency program

Thank you for you interest regarding the department of otolaryngology - head and neck surgery residency training program. The program is five years in duration (including one year of general surgery) offering wide exposure in head and neck ablative, otoneurological surgery, plastic surgery, sinus surgery, and routine ENT procedures. In addition, participation in basic and clinical research is required. The hospitals involved in the training program are: Riverside County Regional Medical Center, Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Medical Center, and Loma Linda University Medical Center.

See more information about our program.

We participate in the National Residency Match Program (NRMP) and are accepting applications through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) for the match. We do not require any additional data other than what is required by ERAS. Letters of recommendation are limited to four, with at least two in an otolaryngology discipline. Information regarding ERAS procedures is available from the dean?s office of each medical school through ERAS.

The application deadline for Otolaryngology Surgery is mid November. The interview process is two days, each taking place on a Tuesday. If you have been granted an interview, you will be notified on or after the end of November via e-mail, if available, and a hard copy letter mailed shortly after.

Thank you for your interest in our program. Please address all correspondence and deans' letters to:

Loma Linda University Medical Center
Mark Rowe, MD
Program director, department of otolaryngology - head and neck surgery
11234 Anderson Street, Suite 2584
Loma Linda, California 92354

If your have any further questions, please feel free to contact Terry Foster, email: tfoster@som.llu.edu or (909) 558-8558.


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