St. Joseph’s is an academic medical center providing excellent training for our residents in a high volume, high acuity, and urban environment. We treat a wide variety of patients with a very diverse mix of socioeconomic, religious, ethnic and linguistic backgrounds.
The Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Residency program was created in 2014 and became ACGME accredited in 2017 with continued ten-year accreditation in 2019.
The program consists of four participating sites, whose focus includes aesthetic surgery, reconstructive surgery, dermatology, laser, oculoplasty and burn.
It is a three-year Independent Plastic Surgery Residency and accepts one applicant each year through the San Francisco Match System.
Salary and Benefits:
The current salaries:
- PGY-6 $68,162
- PGY-7 $71,186
- PGY-8 $74,209
Additional benefits include:
- Four weeks’ vacation
- Twelve paid sick days / holidays
- Maternity/Family Leave
- Health & Dental Coverage for residents and eligible dependents
- Professional Liability Insurance
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Employee Assistance Program
- Meal Allowance
Board Pass Rates: Of the three prior fellows, one has taken both the ABS and Plastic Surgery Boards and has passed. The two recently graduated residents are in the process of taking their ABS.