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Resident Profile

Our residents are graduates of the following medical schools:

  • University of Arkansas
  • AT Still University
  • Chicago Medical School
  • Creighton University
  • University of Kansas
  • Kansas City University
  • Lincoln Memorial University
  • University of Missouri
  • Pacific Northwest University
  • Saint Louis University
  • University of South Dakota
  • University of North Texas
  • University of Texas
  • Texas Tech University

Postgraduate Training

All past residents seeking postgraduate training have been successful in obtaining fellowships. Graduates over the last 10 years (2010 through 2021), have entered postgraduate programs in the following subspecialties:

  • Bariatric/Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Burn Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Vascular Surgery

Fellowship programs include the following institutions:

  • Allegheny Health
  • Baylor University
  • Bryn Mawr Hospital
  • Henry Ford
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Kansas
  • Maryland Shock & Trauma
  • McGill University
  • Michigan State University
  • Prisma Health, Greenville
  • University of Texas
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
  • Brown University
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • University of Indiana
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Loyola University
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Methodist Health System, Dallas
  • Oregon Health & Science
  • Southern Illinois University

Practice Patterns

The majority of our residents have entered the practice of general surgery, with most settling in the Midwest, although there are graduates from our program in nearly all regions of the country. Approximately 20 percent have a combined general surgery/subspecialty practice, and less than 10 percent are in academic surgery.

Last modified: Sep 15, 2021
Contact Us

Department of Surgery

KU School of Medicine-Wichita
929 N. St. Francis, Room #3082
Wichita, KS 67214
316-268-5990

Dawn Fountain
General Surgery Residency Coordinator
dfountain@kumc.edu

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