MANKATO, Minn. ― Mayo Clinic Health System’s Family Medicine Residency Program in Mankato has been ranked No. 2 in the state of Minnesota, No. 5 in the Midwest and No. 19 in the U.S. on Doximity’s 2022 Residency Navigator. 

 

The four Midwest Family Medicine Residency Programs at Mayo in Eau Claire, La Crosse, Mankato and Rochester occupy four of the top five spots in the highly competitive Midwest region. For the first time, the three established programs in Eau Claire, La Crosse and Rochester all ranked in the top 10 nationally out of 719 programs, and the programs in Mankato and Jacksonville, Florida, rank in the top 20 nationally.

 

“It is an honor to share that Mayo Clinic Health System’s Family Medicine Residency Programs are top-rated in Minnesota and Wisconsin, the Midwest and across the nation,” says Darcy Reed, M.D., dean of education for Mayo Clinic Health System. “Our resident physicians, faculty and staff, with the support of Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, work tirelessly to provide our patients with high-quality, patient-centered care in the Midwest. These rankings are a recognition of their heartfelt dedication to our patients and to our mission to educate the next generation of family physicians.”

Program rank is determined by three factors:

  1. Resident and recent alumni satisfaction.
  2. Reputation among board-certified family medicine physicians.
  3. Objective data, including research output.

Doximity is the leading digital platform for medical professionals. The Doximity Residency Navigator, which includes 4,900 residency programs across 28 different specialties, including over 700 programs in family medicine alone, is used by over 90% of graduating medical students to help select the program that best meets their training needs.