Orthopedic and USMLE I

Discussion in 'Surgery and Surgical Subspecialties' started by Bull's eye, Jan 2, 2003.

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  1. Bull's eye

    Bull's eye The Gunslinger 10+ Year Member

    Apr 14, 2002
    Galena, Kansas
    How good do you have to be to have a reasonable shot, a good shot, and a great shot?
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  3. tonem

    tonem Senior Member 10+ Year Member

    Sep 13, 1999
    Ortho is so competitive that you probably have to be above average to have any shot at all. But thats just my partially informed opinion.
  4. ortho2003

    ortho2003 Senior Member 7+ Year Member

    Mar 18, 2002
    THe general consensus is that 220 is the absolute minimum you can do, but you will need significant 3rd year honors and research to help your score. 230's and 240's will usually get you enough interviews to match, but there are not guarantees.

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