GME Programs

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General Surgery

Surgery residents at MountainView Hospital, located in Las Vegas, Nevada have access to a state-of-the-art-facility and advanced technology including:

  • 12 Operating Rooms (including 2 open heart surgical suites)
  • 3 Endoscopy Suites
  • 1 Cysto Room
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound Technology
  • 5 daVinci Robotic Surgery Systems for training in minimally invasive surgical procedures

All of this is facilitated by our primary teaching site for the program: MountainView Hospital, a medical center with 408 beds that is fully equipped for medical and surgical specialties and augmented by the support of our teaching staff. Residents of the program will benefit from advanced technology and the diverse patient population at MountainView, making MountainView Hospital an ideal site for training the next generation of surgeons. Our long-standing tradition of hands-on learning and an environment of collaborative evidence-based patient care, sets our graduate medical education program at MountainView Hospital apart as a leading residency option for students and physicians in training.

Residents rotate at Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center for trauma, acute care surgery and surgical critical care, as well as for pediatric surgery. Sunrise is a 690-bed Level II Trauma Center.

The Las Vegas Institute for Robotic Surgery

MountainView Hospital's Las Vegas Institute for Robotic Surgery is one of HCA’s premier Advanced Robotic Surgery Programs. The Institute sees a wide variety of advanced surgery cases.

This exposure gives residents the hands-on opportunity to develop their skills in the field of minimally invasive procedures utilizing the robotic surgical system, including:

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Procedures
  • Urologic Procedures
  • Head and Neck Procedures
  • Colorectal Procedures

In addition, MountainView Hospital is the only hospital in Las Vegas that is participating in the Fluorescence Imaging + ICG Dye (FIREFLY) clinical trial. This technology utilizes the directed imaging technique during minimally invasive surgeries. We are proud to be a leader in healthcare and in our community.