Virginia Urology’s 12-month fellowship training programs integrate clinical and surgical approaches to urologic care in a comprehensive training environment. The position will begin Summer 2018. Fellowship opportunities are available in several different areas:
Each fellowship training program offers a variety of challenging clinical experiences and the option to participate in research while supported by a full research department. Customization of time allocation is possible for all tracks. Fellows work alongside fellowship-trained urologists and urogynecologists to gain a well-rounded understanding of specialty urologic care and practice management.
Fellows will be allotted a personal clinic of patients to foster the development of time management skills and maintain sharp ambulatory skills. Virginia Urology’s collaborative environment and ample support staff enable fellows to enjoy a balance between clinical training and personal interests outside the practice. Fellows will receive a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including 3 weeks of vacation and all major holidays off.
Virginia Urology has been providing quality care to the Greater Richmond metro area for over 75 years. The practice prides itself on its highly-trained staff and is home to over 45 physicians, including urologists and urogynecologists who work alongside physicians specializing in the urologic aspect of anesthesiology, pathology, radiation oncology, and radiology. The group has fellowship-trained urologists spanning nearly every discipline within the field of urology and prioritizes use of the latest technology. In 2016, Virginia Urology performed over 25,000 cases, including over 100 PCNLs, 350 robotic/laparoscopic cases, and 400 cystectomies and nephrectomies.
Richmond, Virginia is situated on the fall line of the James River, providing endless opportunities for spending time outdoors hiking, kayaking, paddle boarding, and fishing. Only a few hours’ drive from Washington, D.C. and major beaches, Richmond offers a low cost of living with exceptional big-city amenities. In 2012 the city was voted the “Best Town Ever” by Outside Magazine and boasts more than 20 craft breweries, a vibrant food scene, murals and street art on almost every building through the city’s center, and is home to some of the biggest historical events in the nation’s history.