Residency and Fellowship

Surgery Residency Program

The Boston University Surgery Residency Program provides residents with the range and depth of surgical experience and academic exposure required to develop superior surgical skills and an ability to make informed, independent judgments. Our five-year program, which is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), is committed to preparing future generations of highly skilled surgeons.

Chairs

Jennifer F Tseng, MD, MPH

Surgeon-in-Chief, Boston Medical Center
Utley Professor and Chair of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Stephen P Christiansen, MD

Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology; Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine

Aviva Lee-Parritz, MD

Chief, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chair and Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Women and Infants Center

Paul Tornetta, MD

Chief, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Professor and Chairman, Boston University School of Medicine

Chiefs

Peter A Burke, MD

Acute Care & Trauma Surgery
Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Alik Farber, MD

Chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery,Program Director of the Vascular Fellowship,Co-Director of the Vascular Non-Invasive Vascular Laboratory, Professor of Surgery and Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Donald T Hess, MD

Chief, Section of Bariatric Surgery
Director, Bariatric Surgery Program
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Hau T Pham, DPM

Chief, Podiatry Surgery
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Teviah E Sachs, MD, MPH

Section Chief, Surgical Oncology
Associate Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA

Special Interests

Surgical Oncology, Liver, Pancreas and Biliary Cancers, Cancers of the Stomach, Sarcoma, Melanoma

Provider headshot - surgery department

Jaromir Slama, MD

Chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine