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Apply to Our Dallas General Surgery Residency Program

Our Postgraduate Training Program in General Surgery participates in the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) for our three categorical positions and three preliminary positions.

To be eligible, you must have a score of 230 on USMLE Step I and Step 2. Our average matched resident has a score > 230. We currently do not accept any Visas.

To be considered for an interview, complete your application prior to November 15. An application is considered complete when we have received all of the following:

  • Completed ERAS application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Medical school transcript
  • Letter of support from the dean of your medical school
  • USMLE Step 1 and 2 Scores

After all applications are reviewed, candidates granted interviews will be contacted by email.

Questions/Contact Us

If you have any questions about our program or the application process, contact Katherine Flesher, Methodist General Surgery Residency coordinator, at or (214) 947-2315 between 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. CST.

general surgery residency program director, coordinator and associate director

Michael S. Truitt MD (Program Director) | Kathy Flesher (Coordinator) | Phillip Sladek MD (Associate Program Director)