Ghent Family Medicine residents hone their ultrasound skills in the lab.

Ghent Family Medicine Residency

Treat a wide variety of conditions in a diverse patient population and make an impact on community health in our Ghent Family Medicine Residency.

What sets us apart?

Compassionate care

Develop lasting relationships with patients, their families and the community as a whole while you train to become a skilled primary care physician.

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Award-winning practice

Train at Ghent Family Medicine, which was recognized as a Patient-Centered Medical Home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.

A history of excellence

Our Ghent Family Medicine Residency was established in 1975 and has been continuously accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education since that time.

We have graduated more than 200 successful physicians and have had a 100% board pass rate for over five years.

Three Ghent Family Medicine residents smile and pose for a group photo.

See yourself in Hampton Roads

The Hampton Roads region that EVMS serves is a vibrant community with 1.7 million residents scattered across nine cities and five counties in southeastern coastal Virginia.

Miles of waterfront, historical and cultural attractions, parks and outdoor recreation areas, lively nightlife, seasonal festivals and family-friendly entertainment make it clear that there's something for everyone here in Hampton Roads.

At EVMS, we know life happens, and we want you to be covered when it does. That’s why we offer competitive benefits packages for our residents and fellows.

Residents meet at orientation

A supportive environment

Work-life balance is important during your residency, and we are committed to supporting our residents throughout their time at EVMS. Through EVMS' Wellness Works program, our residents and fellows receive the same wellness resources as our faculty and staff.

In addition, our Resident Wellness program for residents and fellows gives you access to support groups, after-hours counseling services, running clubs, leadership coaching and more.