Ninety-five percent of the rotations are located on campus and/or in Charleston. The only exception is the 8-week rotation in Spartanburg, SC, which is about a three-hour drive north west of the Holy City.
Our Facilities for Residency Training:
- Medical University Hospital: Sponsoring institution of the Medical University of South Carolina’s Ob/Gyn Residency Program. Since November 2003, Cannon Place has housed all of the outpatient clinics - general gynecology, maternal fetal medicine, resident continuity and colpo clinics.
- MUSC Women's Care at Cannon and the Prenatal Wellness Center: The primary site (135 Cannon Street) for outpatient faculty and resident services including high risk obstetrics and gynecology clinics.
- East Cooper Women’s Center: The third year on REI rotation spends one half day with Dr. Paul Underwood seeing post menopausal women.
- Coastal Fertility Specialists: Since July 1999, the Medical University of South Carolina contracts with Dr. John Schnorr and Dr. Michael Slowey for advanced fertility services and reproductive endocrinology (REI). Through our agreement, our residents participate in the care of these patients under the supervision of Dr. Schnorr.
- Charleston Women's Medical Center: One second year on Family Planning spends 2 days each month at Charleston Women's Medical Center. Supervising attending is Dr. Dempsey.
- Trident Hospital: Our fourth year resident on the OPS service spends one day each week in the operating room at Trident Hospital. This site was chosen to increase intraoperative experience. Our affiliation agreement is with Carolina Center for Gynecologic Oncology and our residents are supervised by Dr. Ward Katsanis. The resident is based at the primary institution.
- East Cooper Medical Center: The physicians at Coastal Fertility Specialists occasionally operate at this site. Our resident on the REI rotation participates in these surgeries. Our affiliation agreement is with Coastal Fertility Specialists and the resident is not based out of the hospital.
- Roper Hospital: One third year resident on GYN and the fourth year resident on OPS spend one day each week in the operating room at Roper Hospital. This site was chosen in increase intraoperative experience. Our affiliation agreement is with Carolina Center for Gynecologic Oncology and our residents are supervised by Dr. Scott Jennings. The resident is based at the primary institution.
- Spartanburg Regional Medical Center: Each third year resident spends 8 weeks at Spartanburg Regional. For nearly 30 years this rotation has highlighted our residency. This rotation provides: (a) exposure to an admixture of obstetrical and gynecological patients; (b) an opportunity to function as a chief resident under the on-site supervision of Dr. Samy Iskander who supervise their activities; (c) operative experience in a hospital staffed by obstetricians/gynecologists who received their training in a variety of centers throughout the United States; (d) supervision of family medicine residents as they rotate through obstetrics and gynecology.
- Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center: Two residents cover this service: third year on GYN and the fourth year on OPS. The supervising attending is Dr. Whitney Graybill. The residents primarily gain experience in gyn and onc using the da Vinci robot.