|Two Months||One Month||One Month||One Month||One Month||One Month|
|Orthopedics LBJ||Dermatology||Psychiatry Consults MHH||LBJ Inpatient Night Float||Community
|Continuity Clinic – Three half day per week|
Orthopedics -1 month
This outpatient experience is spent as a combination rotation at 1) a private orthopedist’s office and 2) the LBJ Ortho Clinic supervised by UT orthopedic faculty.
Psychiatry - 1 month
Residents rotate at Memorial Hermann Hospital on the psychiatric consult liaison service. The resident also has the opportunity to work with a visiting psychiatrist at a family medicine clinic.
Community Medicine - 1 month
Residents gain experience at home visits. There is dedicated time for reading and scholarly activity. A community project is required.
Dermatology - 1 month
This predominantly outpatient experience is spent with UT Dermatology faculty with no call.
Emergency Room Pediatrics - 1 month
Acute care for urgencies and emergencies is provided in the Pediatric Emergency Center at LBJ General. This is a pediatric emergency room experience with 12 hour shifts.
Medical Intensive Care Unit - 1 month
This rotation provides an excellent opportunity to learn Intensive Care management. Call is every 3rd-4th night at LBJ Hospital.
Obstetrics - 1 month
More time is spent managing labor in L&D than during the PGY 1 rotation. Rotation is at LBJ for four twelve hour shifts per week.
Inpatient Family Medicine LBJ General Hospital - 2 months
This service is supervised by Family Medicine faculty from our Division of Urban Family Medicine. Admissions are predominantly from our outpatient clinics, including Acres Home and Aldine Clinic. Call is every 6th or 7th night as the Night Float covers Sunday thru Thursday nights.
Cardiology - 1 month
UT Cardiology. No call. Time spent in the Hermann Center for Cardiology. Includes experience with heart station procedures including echo, stress test, nuclear imaging studies, and cardiac catheterization. Also includes time in UT attending cardiologist's clinics.
Geriatrics - 1 month
This long-term care rotation takes place at St. Dominic's Village, a 330 bed facility, and Garden Terrace Alzheimer's Center, a 120 bed facility. You will become familiar with the physiology of aging and dealing with the elderly.
LBJ Inpatient Night Float
You will become an integral part of the LBJ FM inpatient team and actively manage patients throughout the night - Sunday thru Thursday.
UT Houston Family Medicine Residency Program
Department of Family & Community Medicine
6431 Fannin, Suite JJL 308
Houston TX 77030