New York-Presbyterian Hospital, based in New York City, is one of the nation's largest and most comprehensive hospitals, with some 2,600 beds among its six campuses. The hospital is committed to excellence in patient care, research, education and community service. NewYork- Presbyterian is the #1 hospital in the New York metropolitan area and is consistently ranked among the best academic medical institutions in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report. The hospital has academic affiliations with two of the nation's leading medical colleges: Weill Cornell Medical College and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Educational opportunities for the residents have been enhanced by our 30 full-time faculty members. Dr. Scott David (Assistant Professor) has primary responsibility for resident supervision in the ambulatory setting, working together with Residency Program Director, Dr. Richard Lee. The Department of Urology supports a training program of 21 residents, having been recently approved by the ACGME for 4 residents per PGY level. The training consists of 4 years as an Assistant Resident Surgeon, 1 year of designated Research, and a final year as Chief Resident.
New York City offers a diverse culture with a variety of exciting attractions, events, and gatherings. Compromised of the five boroughs, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and the Bronx, New York’s residents can choose from an assortment of commuting options including the MTA, NYC Ferry, Yellow Taxis, and Citi Bikes. Visit iconic sites such as the Empire State Building and Times Square, cross the Brooklyn Bridge, explore the Downtown Seaport, or take a run in Central Park. New York City is always packed with fun activities to enjoy in your free time.
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