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 General Surgery Application Criteria

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​We are accepting applications for General Surgery Residency positions for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Applications will be accepted from September 15, 2017, to November 1, 2017. Applications will be accept​ed only through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Please contact your medical school for assistance with filing this electronic application.

International graduates are advised to contact the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECGMG) for assistance.    

The General Surgery Residency Program has the following application criteria:

  • Minimum scores of 220 on USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 on the first attempt or completion of at least one year of clinical experience in the United States or Canada under the auspices of an LCME-accredited medical school or an ACGME-accredited postgraduate program. For U.S. medical students, clinical rotations during medical school meet this requirement. Research experience or fellowships do not satisfy this requirement.
  • Minimum of three letters of recommendation
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE)
  • ECFMG certification for foreign graduates
  • Medical school graduation not more than three years prior to residency start date​​

Marshfield Clinic as an organization currently sponsors H1B visas and accepts J1 visas. Visa information found here.  

For more information please contact the Program Coordinator:

Beth Gruber
Marshfield Clinic
1000 North Oak Avenue
Marshfield, WI 54449
Phone: 1-800-541-2895
or 715-387-9222
E-mail: gruber.elizabeth.m@marshfieldclinic.org