About the ads

Residency Lengths

Discussion in 'General Residency Issues' started by OnMyWayThere, Oct 12, 2004.

  1. SDN is a nonprofit organization. Services are made possible through the generous support of SDN members and sponsors. Thank you.
  1. OnMyWayThere

    OnMyWayThere OMS-III

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2003
    Messages:
    2,024
    Location:
    The best coast (west coast)
    SDN 7+ Year Member

    SDN Members don't see this ad. (About Ads)
    Where can we can a list of the time it takes for all the residencies?
  2. Gfunk6

    Gfunk6 Troublemaker Moderator Lifetime Donor

    Joined:
    Apr 15, 2004
    Messages:
    2,893
    Location:
    SF Bay Area
    Status:
    Attending Physician
    Physician PhD Faculty SDN 10+ Year Member
    3 years
    Emergency Medicine (~75% of programs)
    Family Practice
    Internal Medicine
    Pediatrics

    4 years
    Anesthesiology
    Dermatology
    Emergency Medicine (~25% of programs)
    Neurology
    Ob/Gyn
    Opthomalogy
    Pathology
    PM&R
    Psychiatry

    5 years
    Diagnostic Radiology
    General Surgery
    Orthopedic Surgery
    Otolaryngology
    Radiation Oncology
    Urology

    6 years
    Plastic Surgery (Integrated)

    7 years
    Neurosurgery

    1. The above are generally accepted for most programs but are not iron clad. Some programs require 1-2 years of research.

    2. Programs that are 4 or more years generally require that you do a preliminary year in medicine or surgery or a transitional year -- these are included in the list.
  3. fourthyearmed

    fourthyearmed Senior Member

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2004
    Messages:
    507
    SDN 5+ Year Member
    Check out the FREIDA website

Share This Page


About the ads