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Should I get into the USMLE etc process as an IMG? I'm a 32 year old gastroenteroligist and an attending in my country.

Myriam-gastro

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May 17, 2020
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Hello everyone,
I've been reading alot about the process that IMGs have to go through in order to be licensed to practice in the US.
I'm a 32 year old attending in gastro in my home country. For personal reasons, i'm considering moving to the US.
I'm asking your honest opinion about:
The feasibility?
My chances to become a practicing gastroenterologist in the US?
How long would each part of the process take?
So in general, do you think it's a reasonable and good idea.
Thanks.
 
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