With almost 700 residencies, how are you going to go about finding the information? Fortunately, some associations have put together residency finders that will filter your searches.

If you’re interested in sports medicine, some of these associations have the capacity to find those type of residencies for you. Also, if you’d like to practice in a certain state or geographic location, many of these residency finders can filter that out for you.

Here are some recommended residency finders that will help you in your search:
  1. ACOFP Explore More:
    Visit the Residency Finder Program search page. 
    With this residency finder, you can search by specialties under the following categories:

    · Family Medicine
    · Geriatrics/Family Medicine
    · Sports Medicine
    · Correctional Medicine
    · Family Medicine/Emergency Medicine
    · Family Medicine/Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
    · Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine
    · Addiction Medicine
    · Maternal/Fetal Care

    You can also search by setting: urban, suburban or rural. Searching by state is also an option.

  2. American Osteopathic Association:
    Go to http://opportunities.osteopathic.org/. With this residency finder, you can search by specialty, state and whether residencies are dually accredited.