Welcome to the webpage for the McLaren Oakland Anesthesiology Residency Program's website.

McLaren Oakland Hospital (formerly Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital) has been training outstanding Anesthesiology residents for over 40 years. We are located in Pontiac, Michigan, roughly 45 minutes north of Detroit. Our four year program is fully accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (currently transitioning to ACGME accreditation) and is affiliated with Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

McLaren Oakland Mission Statement:

McLaren Oakland provides primary and specialty health care services guided by the principles of Medicine and the values of integrity, excellence, diversity and intelligence. We aspire to enhance the quality of life and health status of the people we serve.

McLaren Oakland Values:

A - Accountability - an obligation or willingness to accept responsibility

I - Integrity - maintain a focus and consistency by doing the right thing

D - Diversity - maintain an environment that respects dignity and sensitivity

E - Excellence - performance that exceeds expectations

R - Respect - to recognize the infinite worth of the individual and care for each one as a whole person

Graduate Medical Education Description:

McLaren Oakland’s Department of Graduate Medical Education stands by its mission to provide residents the skills, knowledge and aptitudes that they need to provide patients safe, high value, and cost conscientious care in the primary and specialty health care services. Founded in 1953, McLaren Oakland has expanded to over 328 beds and multiple satellite facilities; including over 300 teaching faculty committed to educating our residents. McLaren Oakland has a very robust community of medical students, residents and physicians who work closely with interdisciplinary teams to integrate the values of integrity, excellence, diversity and intelligence in order to serve the patients and families in our community.

Graduate Medical Education Information:

Hours of Operation: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday

Phone: (248) 338-5392

Fax: (248) 338-5567


Accreditation Status:

McLaren Oakland Anesthesiology is a 4-year program. The residency program was formerly an American Osteopathic Association (AOA) accredited residency program. It has successfully transitioned through the single accreditation system and has achieved initial accreditation status with the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

Last updated 6-1-2018