Residency Navigator 2020 - 2021

A transparent look into U.S. medical residency programs, powered by peer nominations, ratings and hand-written reviews.


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Choosing a residency program is one of the biggest decisions new physicians face in their careers.

U.S. physicians have contributed nominations, ratings, and hand-written reviews to help medical students find the right training program.

Residency Navigator combines their feedback with objective data on residency programs across 28 specialties, and "alumni outcomes" analysis from analyzing the CVs and career paths of all U.S. physicians.

You can also browse a directory of U.S. residency programs by specialty or institution or AOA accreditation.

*Reputation is statistically weighted to produce reputation values that represent the opinions of all survey-eligible physicians.

**Research output measures the collective h-index of program alumni.

Program pages may be refreshed throughout the year to account for updated data such as new alumni publications, fellowships, board certifications and practice settings. This may affect the Research Output, Percent Subspecialize and Percent Board Certified rates as well as their respective sort orders. For more information on these data elements please view our research methodology.