General Surgery

Program Highlights:

  • 5 Year ACGME Accredited Program​

  • 3 per class

  • Qualifications for an interview are as follows:

  • ​Comlex 1&2- 550

  • Comlex PE – Pass

  • USMLE 1- 210

  • USMLE 2- 220

  • USMLE CS- Pass

  • Graduated medical school within the last 3 years

  • IMG’s must have green card or be a US citizen

  • ​IMG's out of school more than 3 years must have

    • USMLE 1, 2 and 3 all passing on the first attempt

  • ​Please apply through ERAS

A Welcome from the Program Director:

Welcome to Arnot and thank you for your interest in general surgery! Our Mission is to guide and educate surgeons as they develop skills and expertise to provide safe, high value patient care through professional, ethical, and compassionate behavior.  We empower resident to continuously improve their education, practice and community healthcare as a whole. Additionally, opportunities for exposure to plastic surgery, urology, cardiac and thoracic and vascular surgery are available. Our goal is that you will finish our program with the skills and confidence to practice surgery independently as well as be competitive for applying at fellowships. We look forward to working with you!

- David Harrison, M.D., FACS

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Medical Education:  

The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

  • BA with distinction conferred May 1991

Rutgers University, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

  • MD conferred May 1995

Marist College, Poughkeepsie, NY

  • MBA conferred May 2018


Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

  • Intern, Department of Surgery, 1995-1996

  • Resident, Department of Surgery 1996-1999

  • Chief Resident, Department of Surgery 1999-2000


Carlos Martinez, M.D., FACS 

Medical Education:

University of New Mexico, Santa Fe, New Mexico


Morristown Memorial Hospital/Mount Sanai School, Morristown, New Jersey


Advanced Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery-Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Alan H. Angell, M.D. - Urologic Surgery

Medical Education:

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio


Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio

Subramaniam Sadhasivam, M.D. - Bariatric Surgery

Medical Education:

Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur, India


Bronx Lebanon Hospital, NY


Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin

General Surgery Residents


PGY-1           12 General Surgery , 1 Vascular
PGY-2           10 General Surgery, 1 Plastics, 2 Vascular
PGY-3           8 General Surgery, 1 Pediatric Surgery, 2 Vascular, 1 Trauma, 1 Endoscopy
PGY-4           4 General Surgery, 1 Transplant, 1 Vascular, 1 Endoscopy, 5 Trauma, 1 Surgical Oncology / Pancreas
PGY-5           13 General Surgery

In addition to extensive clinical experience at the home campus of Arnot Ogden Medical Center, residents will undergo high-quality clinical rotations at the University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital; Rochester Regional Health Network; Roswell Cancer Center in Buffalo, NY; Lancaster General Hospital in Lancaster, PA; and the Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown, NY.