San Joaquin General Hospital 500 W. Hospital Road, French Camp, CA  95231  (209) 468-6000
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Surgery Residency Program

Welcome to Our Surgery Program

  Dinesh Vyas, MD
  Nathaniel Matolo, MD

Dr. Vyas is the new SJGH Surgical Residency
Program Director and works closely with
Dr. Matolo.


In accordance with our goal of training young
visionaries into internationally recognized
surgical innovators, we invite you to enroll in
our dynamic education program.

You will be exposed to strong clinical and basic
science research, innovation and global health
projects. We have many accomplished inter-
national and nationally acclaimed faculty
spearheading our goal to create the world's
next surgical leaders.

SJGH Surgery Residency Program
has been in existence since 1948 and offers
a wide diversity of clinical and operative
experience. The Residents are provided a
thorough experience in the diagnosis and
operative management of a large number of

Image of surgical residents in the operating room
Welcome to the SJGH Surgery
Residency Training Program


patients. They obtain substantial clinical and
operative experience because we are a small
county hospital and offer a vast experience
in hands-on training. Residents in our program
rotate at three hospitals; San Joaquin General
Hospital, St. Joseph’s Medical Center of
Stockton, which are located 10 miles of each
other, and the University of California Davis
Medical Center (Sacramento).

The average operative experience is
over 1,200 in the past five years.