General Surgery Residency Program
Upon completing our fully accredited five-year general surgery residency, you will be qualified to practice independently and eligible for board certification in general surgery.
A Letter to Applicants
Read a letter from the Class of 2021 welcoming applicants and sharing their experience in the program.
Review current salary and benefits.
Resident alumni and faculty
Meet the surgeons and former residents in the program.
Department of Surgery information
The Department of Surgery provides acute care in all major clinical areas within state-of-the-art medical-surgical and critical care units.
The clinical curriculum focuses on the management of surgical disorders by body system.
The operative experience of the general surgery residents at Lehigh Valley Hospital is comprehensive in both quantity and variety of surgical procedures performed.
Research opportunities and publications
Residents in the department of surgery have presented papers and posters at numerous regional and national meetings.
Information on applying to the program.