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  1. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hello guys, I have a quetion if you get matched to preliminary year ( internal medicine for example) at below-average community hospital and finish it successfully is it possible to reapply to PGY1 (internal medicine categorical & not PGY2) the year after at more prestigious university hospital...
  2. IMG Residency Match Forum
    This threads is dedicated for General Surgery 2012 Match Applicants. Please share your news of getting interviews and/or rejections and anything related to your General Surgery Residency (Categorical or Prelim) Application this matching season 2011-2012. It would be appreciated if you also...
  3. IMG Residency Match Forum
    is that true that after preliminary surgery it is difficult to find categorial surgery program . and what about categorial programs ?? is it easy to get position??
  4. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hello everyone, I just got my results for Step 1, 232/99. I"m kind of worried, because I was going for a surgical residency. does anyone know what are my chances?...also does anyone know of a recent source for correlations between step 1 scores and residencies for IMGs?...
  5. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hello everyone! Thank you very much for such a useful and up-to-date forum! I'd like to know, what score should I have in Step 1 and 2 to get to the residency in general surgery?
  6. IMG Residency Match Forum
    any successful story about general surgery residency and what about subspecialty after general surgery for example cardiothoracic or GIT or vascular and plastic surgery
  7. IMG Residency Match Forum
    i want to know my chances in general surgery residency IMG step 1 score 80 ( 2nd attempt ) step 2 99 ( 1st attempt ) cs ( 1st attempt ) step 3 93 ( 1 st attempt ) 3 months USCE 3 American LOR 4 Foriegn LOR graduated 2006 general surgery resident in my country in the 3rd...
  8. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hi everyone.. i need some advice on residency.. i am interested n pursuing surgery for my residency.. i am an IMG graduated in 2008..my step 1 score is 241/99, i am awaiting my CS results i am interested in pursuing vascular surgery.. however at the time of applying through eras this year i...
  9. IMG Residency Match Forum
    HI guys got my score is 208/87 not very pleased 6-7 months prep, u world 75%, NBME 7, 220. very down right now looking at all the forums everyone is getting 99s and high 3 digit scores. I am an IMG (UK grad) Indian citizenship 2 months USCE with great letters from Hopkins and Tufts (in IM) have...
  10. IMG Residency Match Forum
    guys step 1 score 91\216 what my chance in general surgery program? and what to do to improve my application?
  11. USMLE Step 1 Forum
    My exam result is released 91\216 I am depressed and don't know what to do I did easy mistakes in exam and even change some answers from correct to wrong. preparation time 6 month I studied from Kaplan notes JUST anatomy, biochemistry, high yield behavioral, and first aid. also used the...
  12. IMG Residency Match Forum
    On average what scores are required to match a university program in IM or GS (Categorical/prelim) for IMGs?
  13. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hi, Is Urology (or any other surgical subspecialty) fellowship difficult to get for an IMG even after doing General Surgery Residency in US?
  14. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Hi, Is research experience in surgery must to get into General Surgery Residency or 3-4 months of hands-on USCE with scores like 99s would do?
  15. IMG Residency Match Forum
    What are the chances of an "Arab" IMG getting into a residency in Thoracic surgery? Keeping in mind that there might be a shortage of Thoracic surgeons in the US arond 2020. I know it's competitive, but is it as competitve as Ophthalmology and Plastics?? I'm not referring to the 2 year...
  16. IMG/FMG Forum
    I was wondering, Is it possible for me to get a General surgery residency? I'm an IMG & I'm a US citizen. I'm preparing for CK now, so what kind of score do I need to get? & the most important question for me, Do I need to do an observership or an externship & what if I don't do them, do I still...
  17. IMG Residency Match Forum
    What's the way to get to cardiac surgery in u.s for IMG...I know first step is USMLE step 1 then what? please tell me the exact path (each and every step no matter how insignificant it may seem) plus the minimum scores required in all exams..plus a personal comment whether this aim is difficult...
  18. IMG Residency Match Forum
    Dear All, I have been following this for a while, and now as I am seeking support,I would like to get information from experienced users here. I applied to surgery and surgical specialties this match. I used to believe that my credentials are excellent, and here they are in no particular...
  19. General Topics Forum
    Hi all, I need ur advice. 34 yrs old trained surgeon from Asia, now 2 years fellow in surgical oncology in India. In my country we ve got 5 years general surgery residency.I wish to have further study in head in neck in USA and don't mind to repeat my general surgery residency. My question is...
  20. IMG Residency Match Forum
    This threads is dedicated for General Surgery 2011 Match Applicants. Please share your news of getting interviews and/or rejections and anything related to your Internal Medicine Application this matching season 2010-2011. It would be appreciated if you also mention your credentials in the...
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