Desert Regional Medical Center

Program Description

Type of Program

We are proud to offer a one year clinical ultrasound fellowship with a focus on interdisciplinary education from medical students to attendings across multiple specialties. Desert Regional Medical Center (DRMC), located in sunny Palm Springs, CA, is a level 2 trauma center, stroke & STEMI center with an annual volume over 70,000 patients per year. DRMC hosts a 3-year emergency medicine residency with 8 residents per year as well as residencies in Internal Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Family Medicine.

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Notable Faculty

Grant Nelson, MD - Fellowship Director
Korbin Haycock, MD, RDMS, RDCS - Ultrasound Faculty
Sonia Reyes, MD - Ultrasound Faculty

Ultrasound Fellowship Education

-Regular one-on-one scanning shifts, didactics and journal club with ultrasound faculty for dedicated fellow curriculum education on advanced clinical ultrasound concepts and techniques
-Weekly EM resident clinical teaching shifts
-Monthly didactic lectures to EM residents and critical care rotators
-Off-service rotations including TTE/TEE with ECHO boarded cardiologist, transvaginal ultrasound, focused US guided procedures rotation with interventional radiology

Do you bill for ultrasounds?

Do you require follow up imaging for patients who get ultrasounds?

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