The residency program is located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The principal affiliated hospitals, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center are located in Winston-Salem.
Our principal referral area includes northwest North Carolina, southwest Virginia, southeast West Virginia and eastern Tennessee, an area of more than three million people with approximately 30,000 deliveries per year. Below are the locations residents will train during their residency.
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
This tertiary care hospital has 885 beds and serves as the primary site for gynecologic oncology, reproductive endocrinology and complicated gynecologic care. Residency programs in almost all specialty and sub-specialty areas of medicine are available, with a total house staff of over 650 resident physicians.
Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center
A facility of 921 beds houses our consolidated perinatal service in Forsyth Medical Center. The Labor and Delivery Unit at Forsyth Medical Center is one of the largest birthing centers in the region and the second largest in North Carolina, with more than 6,600 births per year. The center offers the only obstetrical service for a four-county area (Forsyth, Davie, Stokes, Yadkin).
William B. Hefner Veterans Hospital
Located in Salisbury, North Carolina, The William B. Hefner Veterans Hospital is one of the largest and fastest growing VA campuses in the region. Residents participate in clinic in Primary Care and Infectious Disease and upper level residents rotate on a clinical and surgical gynecology service that also includes participation in breast clinics and care.
Ambulatory Patient Care Locations
Downtown Health Plaza
The Downtown Health Plaza is located in east Winston-Salem and delivers ambulatory care in medicine, pediatrics, and obstetrics and gynecology. Residents can follow their own patients during the four years of their residency under direct faculty guidance. In addition, The Downtown Health Plaza houses specialty clinics in which the residents will be educated including Colposcopy and Leep/Dysplasia Clinic, GYN Ultrasound Clinic, and the Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Clinic.
Shepherd Street Clinic and Comprehensive Fetal Care Center
This center is located about five miles from the Medical Center campus. Residents staff a weekly loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP), laser and cryotherapy clinic at this location.
Connected to our Shepherd Street Clinic is the Comprehensive Fetal Care Center (CFCC). The CFCC houses six ultrasound suites with 4D ultrasound technology. Our residents work with our maternal fetal medicine specialist, six certified sonographers, genetic counselors and other fetal care specialists.
Comprehensive Cancer Center
Residents on the GYN Oncology Service care for patients with interdisciplinary teams at the Comprehensive Cancer Center. These teams include oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons, and numerous cancer support networks and patient navigators.
Wake Forest University Center for Reproductive Medicine
The Wake Forest University Center for Reproductive Medicine is home to our reproductive endocrinology and infertility clinic. The center features a state-of-the-art on-site in vitro fertilization (IVF) lab with an adjoining procedure suite.