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IMG Residency Match Forum International Medical Graduates (IMGs) discussing the residency matching process.

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Surgery What does it take to get into general surgery?

I'm still preparing for Step1 ..
I wanted to ask what does it take to apply for general surgery residency ??
just a good score in both steps ?? Electives ?? or just IMGs don't stand a chance

it's very vital for me to decide whether to take USMLE or no .. really love surgery so bad lol

thanks guys
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This issue has been discussed several times before, I recommend you click on the Surgery-Match tag link at the bottom of the thread and read through previous threads.

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