IMG residency in Florida
Florida is the second friendly state by the number of positions filled by IMGs. Foreign medical graduates were matched into more than 500 residency positions. With 61% pathology, 45% internal medicine, 36% neurology and family medicine, 50% PGY-1 neurological surgery, 33% radiology-diagnostic, etc., IMG residents, Florida is one of the IMG friendliest states indeed.
Medical Board of Florida requirements:
- 2 years of approved residency training in one specialty.
- No limit for number of attempts and time.
- FCVS(Federation Credentials Verification Service) is highly recommended.