Internal Medicine

ACGME# 1405100900

The internal medicine residency offers comprehensive core clinical training in internal medicine and its specialties. Graduates from our program have entered many fellowships including interventional cardiology, cardiology, pulmonology/critical care, nephrology, endocrinology, geriatrics, palliative care, and neuromuscular medicine. 

Admissions Requirements:

  • Passed all board exams (COMLEX or USMLE) on first attempt.

  • Graduated medical school within two years.

  • US Citizen or permanent resident. No visa sponsorship.

Highlights of the program:

  • Curriculum provides solid fundamentals of IM and meets requirements of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

  • Inpatient and ambulatory program is flexible in design, allowing for individual resident needs to be considered within required services

  • Committment to patient care that is appropriate, cost-effective, and compassionate

  • High-yield training experiences allow development in clinical knowledge and technical skills

  • Psychological and behavioral science training

  • A minimum of one block of endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology/oncology, infectious diseases, pulmonary medicine, nephrology, rheumatology, neurology, and cardiology.


The continuity of care clinic experience is provided at LewisGale Physicians - Hickok Street. Residents provide care to diverse patients and schedules are adjusted to provide more continuity of care as time progresses.


We place a high priority on our commitments to quality measures and patient safety. We are proud of our training program, and we encourage excellence in clinical training and the growth and development of each physician-in-training.









IM Contact:

Susan Slate, MS
Office: 540-953-3528

Fax: 540-953-5453