NOTE: Medical students interested in away electives should apply via VSAS.

Residency Program
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
1400 S. Coulter Street
Amarillo, Texas  79106
Phone:  806-414-9006
Fax:  806-354-5516 

Residency Staff

 
Teresa E. Baker  Brenda Talamantes
 

Teresa E. Baker, M.D.

Program Director

teresa.baker@ttuhsc.edu

 

Brenda Talamantes

Program Manager

brenda.talamantes@ttuhsc.edu


For general program information, please view our profile on FREIDA, the AMA Residency and Fellowship Database.       

Mission Statement

The mission of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is to improve the health of people by providing educational opportunities for students and health care professionals, advancing knowledge through scholarship and research, and providing patient care and service.

Vision

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center will be recognized nationally as a top-ranked health sciences university.

Values

  • Integrity: Approach our work with competence, character, and perseverance.
  • Trust: Provide respect, empowerment, open communications and loyalty within the work environment.
  • Personal Responsibility: Care for all stakeholders and honor commitments as representatives of TTUHSC.
  • Collaboration: Work as a team to share resources, risk, responsibility, and recognition.
  • Stewardship: Delegate responsibilities and be accountable as individuals and to the community.

Participating Institutions

Northwest Texas Healthcare System is committed to and supports graduate medical education. This hospital is a tertiary care facility which provides care for patients in the upper 27 counties of the Texas Panhandle, the Oklahoma Panhandle, western Oklahoma, eastern New Mexico, and southern Kansas. Northwest Texas Hospital serves as a high risk referral center for this vast region and provides helicopter transport and a state of the art neonatal intensive care service. The affiliation agreement between Texas Tech University and Northwest Texas Healthcare System provides a partnership in the development of high standards in medical care through education, service, and research. Northwest Texas Health Care System also serves as a sponsoring member of our Women's Health Research Institute. Graduate medical education funding and faculty support are provide through Northwest Texas.

Baptist St. Anthony's Healthcare System is a private non-profit institution that supports our private gynecologic surgery experience and gynecologic oncology service. Our family medicine program uses this hospital as its primary teaching facility, and our department serves that department in a consultant capacity.

Harrington Cancer Center offers care and assistance to our OB/GYN program. 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

ERAS Application Checklist

  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Applicants must be U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents, or eligible for a J-1 visa
  • U.S. clinical experience preferred, but not required
  • ECFMG certificate preferred at time of application
  • No USMLE/COMLEX score cut-off; however, Step 1 passing score required at time of application
  • Step 2 CK score preferred, but not required, at time of application

Interview Checklist

  • Bring required documents:Medical school diploma, if applicable (original or certified copy)
  • ECFMG certificate, if applicable (original or certified copy)
  • Clinical Clerkship Affidavit (IMG applicants only – will send upon invite)
  • Driver’s License (to copy)
  • Social Security Card (to view only)
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