How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in becoming a general surgery resident at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Please closely review the information outlined on the NGMC Becoming a Resident page for important GME application information including:
  • How to apply
  • Required documentation
  • Application deadline
  • Interview selection process
  • Match process
  • Salary and Benefits
Well-qualified international medical school graduates may be considered for admission into NGMC’s GME residency programs. International medical graduates must be certified by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).  We will partner with the ECFMG to sponsor J1 Visas only.

All applications to our residency program must be made through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).
  Apply through ERAS!
Interview Day

On the day of your general surgery interview, you will be given a tour of our Gainesville hospital campus. Formal interviews will be held with the Program Director and General Surgery Faculty to evaluate personal, academic and patient care qualities of each applicant. We encourage each applicant to come prepared with their own questions about our program.

Learn more about what we are looking for in a resident in this short video.