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Residency Lengths

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

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  1. OnMyWayThere

    OnMyWayThere OMS-III

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    Where can we can a list of the time it takes for all the residencies?
  2. Gfunk6

    Gfunk6 Enuk Chuk! Moderator Lifetime Donor

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    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.
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