General Surgery - Applying

Kaweah Delta Health Care District Surgery Residency Program is participating in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) and will consider only applications submitted though the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).   Selections are made by faculty following invited personal interviews. 

Application Requirements:

  • MSPE letter
  • Three letters of recommendation (including program director's or surgery chair's)
  • Grade/transcripts
  • Class rank
  • USMLE scores

International medical school graduates must include a current Post-graduate Training Authorization Letter (PTAL) for their application to be considered.

Please note that Kaweah Delta Health Care District is unable to consider applicants with previous ACGME or AOA graduate medical training. There will be no exceptions to this requirement until July 1, 2018.