Graduate Medical Education

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GMEOsteopathic Graduate Medical Education

Valley Hospital Medical Center offers American Osteopathic Association (AOA)–approved osteopathic graduate medical education programs that cover total healthcare for individuals and their families. Patients come to Valley Hospital from urban, suburban, rural and international settings, providing a wide variety of learning opportunities, as well as challenging opportunities for diverse patient care experiences.

Offered in partnership with OPTI-West and Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine (TUNCOM), the programs offer the advantages of a large healthcare delivery system and a vibrant academic setting. The program is led by C. Dean Milne, DO, FACOI, FACP, Director of Medical Education. Valley Hospital Medical Center is owned by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, inc. (UHS), and is the largest of the company's five hospitals in the Las Vegas Valley. All internship and residency programs are approved by the AOA Division of Postdoctoral Training, and residency programs meet the requirements for specialty board certification.

Applicants are selected on the basis of academic performance, and personal qualifications regardless of race, sex, color, religion or national origin.

The 320-bed hospital is located in the heart of Las Vegas, and has a 54-bed Emergency Department that treated over 40,000 patients in 2013. Almost 15,000 patients were admitted and approximately 5,600 surgeries were performed. The medical staff represents more than 60 specialties and sub-specialties. Some of the specialty programs offered at Valley Hospital are:

  • Primary Stroke Center
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center
  • Advanced cardiovascular services, including open heart surgery, cardiac catheterizations, peripheral vascular studies and pacemaker and defibrillator implants
  • Advanced neurological services including interventional radiology procedures
  • Surgical specialties include orthopedics, open heart, urology, gynecology and general surgery
  • Wound Healing Center & Hyperbaric Chamber
  • Outpatient Diabetes Treatment Center

The climate in Las Vegas offers year-round outdoor activites, such as golf, tennis, biking, hiking, climbing, boating, fishing, skiing and more. The city's notable nightlife includes music, shows and world class restaurants. There is no state income tax in Nevada and the rapid growth, strong economy and proliferation of new healthcare facilities in the Las Vegas Valley creates excellent opportunities for new physician practices. Please select one of the programs noted below for more information.

*Please be advised we are unable to sponsor visas of any kind. United States citizenship is required for all our programs. For more information on any of the following topics, please click on the link.

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Valley Hospital Medical Center
620 Shadow Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89106
www.valleyhospital.net

Deborah O'Connor, MHA
Administrative Manager Valley Hospital Medical Center
(702) 388-8436 Office
(702) 388-8431 Fax
deborah.oconnor@uhsinc.com

C. Dean Milne, DO, FACOI, FACP
Director of Medical Education
dean.milne@touro.edu

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Here are links to sites that will be helpful in your search and application process:

Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine

OPTI-West

American Osteopathic Association

AOA Intern/Resident Match Program

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The climate in Las Vegas offers year-round outdoor activites, such as golf, tennis, biking, hiking, climbing, boating, fishing, skiing and more. The city's notable nightlife includes music, shows and world class restaurants. There is no state income tax in Nevada and the rapid growth, strong economy and proliferation of new healthcare facilities in the Las Vegas Valley creates excellent opportunities for new physician practices.

Las Vegas Relocation Guide

Visiting Las Vegas Get Outdoors!

Las Vegas Library District

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Clark County School District

City of Las Vegas 

Clark County Information

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Valley Hospital Medical Center is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc.(UHS), a King of Prussia, PA-based company, that is one of the largest healthcare management companies in the nation.         

Valley Hospital Medical Center

620 Shadow Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89106
702-388-4000

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