How to Apply

Application deadline

  • November 1, 2022

Application format

Interview dates

  • November 18, 2022
  • December 2, 2022
  • December 9, 2022
  • January 6, 2023

Position availability

  • Our 5-year program includes 4 categorical positions per PGY level, 6 preliminary intern positions, and 1 or 2 PGY-2 preliminary positions.

Application requirements

  • Dean's letter
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certification, if applicable
  • Personal statement
  • Transcript
  • United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 scores
  • 3 letters of recommendation

Documents and links

If you have questions or concerns, please email Amy Davis, General Surgery Residency Program Coordinator, at

We look forward to meeting you in the near future.

Diversity and inclusion

We understand that diversity fosters innovation and creates a welcoming and inclusive environment for our patients, colleagues, and communities.

Graduate Medical Education at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center is committed to recruiting underrepresented minorities and physicians with diverse backgrounds to our residency and fellowship programs.

Graduate Medical Education Statement on Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging