Department of Plastic Surgery

Prospective Applicants

Application Process & Criteria

Program Codes

  • ACGME #362-38-00-144
  • ERAS Program Number: 2011362C0

The Wright State University Plastic Surgery Residency Program offers one categorical (PGY-1) position via the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP) for our six-year Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency. It is your obligation to obtain this information from each program before you apply. You can access additional information about our residency program via the American Medical Association's FREIDA Online.

Register via the Electronic Resident Application System (ERAS). Only electronic applications are accepted. You will need to provide:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Medical Student Performance Evaluation (dean's letter) from your medical school
  • Official transcripts from your medical school

The deadline for receipt of applications for academic year 2022-2023 is November 30, 2021.  We will follow the ACAPS Interview Policy.  We will not be using the PSCA this year. We do not accept applications received through the U.S. postal service and we do not sponsor any type of visa.

First consideration for the categorical position will be given to applicants with:

  • Minimum USMLE Step I score of 250
  • Research in progress or published
  • Class ranking in the upper quartile

The above criteria are intended to serve as guidelines only.


Interviews are extended to those applicants with credentials suggesting a strong candidacy for plastic surgery. Our 2021 interview dates will be held on January 4, 2022 and February 3, 2022. Due to the continuing pandemic situation, the program is planning to interview using Zoom.

Last edited on 09/17/2021.