GME Programs

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With great excitement, we invite you to consider applying for our residency program. Check us out!

Our Mountain View Hospital Obstetrics & Gynecology Resident Training Program is part of the growing national HCA Graduate Medical Education Program and affilated with the University of Nevada, Reno - School of Medicine. We are a community hospital program providing healthcare to a diverse and expanding population in Las Vegas, Nevada. Our goal is to train the next generation of obstetrician-gynecologists to meet the changing demands of medicine in the 21st century, to become outstanding clinician-surgeons who practice humanistic medicine and are prepared to enter careers in private, public or academic organizations.

Highlights

  • Integrated Core Faculty-Resident Practice with 24/7 faculty hospitalists covering labor and delivery and emergency department consults
    • Outpatient procedure rooms (hysteroscopy, cystoscopy, LEEP, minor procedures)
  • Longitudinal Continuity Clinic with a community faculty mentor, integrated into their private practice during your residency
  • Summer Essentials: 3 hour weekly Seminars addressing the Core OBGYN topics in July and August

Surgical and obstetrical training

  • Formal curriculum with simulation training and animal labs in Minimally-Invasive Surgery working with the Las Vegas Minimally Invasive Fellowship, WellHealth QC (Dr. K Warren Volker)
  • Formal curriculum and simulation training in Robotic surgery with nationally acclaimed gynecology surgeons (Dr. Lynn Kowalski, Director of Gynecology Oncology)
  • Workshops and simulation training for operative vaginal delivery, breech delivery, shoulder dystocia, emergency cesarean, hypertensive crisis (Dr. Siri Kjos)
  • Formal curriculum and training in OBGYN ultrasound following AIUM curriculum (Dr. Siri Kjos and Dr. Brian Iriye)

Sub-Specialty training

  • Infertility & Reproductive Endocrinology rotations -- Dr. Said Daneshmand
  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine rotations -- Dr. Brian Iriye
  • Gynecology Oncology rotations – Dr. Lynn Kolwaski
  • Urogynecology rotation—Dr. Victor Grigoriev
  • Minimally invasive surgery and vaginal hysterectomy—Dr. Jasmine Pedroso, Dr. Yarini Quesada
  • Sexual Dysfunction and Chronic Pelvic Pain training -- Dr. Yarini Quesada

Research

  • Joanne Orlando, RN, Director of Clinical Research

“Looking at problems differently has always been my passion,” Orlando said. “In this case, I used the data to help physicians to not only work more efficiently, but to improve clinical outcomes.”