Family Medicine Residency Program: Phoenix

Residency Program: Phoenix

The Creighton University School of Medicine (Phoenix) Family Medicine Residency Program is a fully accredited, diverse, unique and comprehensive three-year post-graduate learning experience. Residents receive preparation for providing complete, competent and compassionate care in any practice setting.

Our program offers eight PGY1 positions per year and is located in central Phoenix, mainly at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, serving multi-cultural patients in a Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH).

When not training in our PCMH, family medicine residents benefit from close collaboration with other services, residents, fellows, sub-specialties and the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute.

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About St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center

St. Joseph Hospital PhoenixSt. Joseph's is a nationally recognized center for quality tertiary care, medical education and research.

Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix area. The hospital is part of Dignity Health, one of the largest health care systems in the West. 

As the Phoenix campus of Creighton University School of Medicine, St. Joseph's is home to a cohort of medical students completing their M3 and M4 years, and is the clinical location for several fellowship and residency programs.


About the Creighton University Arizona Health Education Alliance

Exterior signage for Creighton University Medical School in Phoenix, ArizonaCreighton University, Maricopa Integrated Health System (MIHS), Dignity Health St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, and District Medical Group (DMG) have joined forces to form the Creighton University - Arizona Health Education Alliance.

This partnership brings together a university recognized for providing outstanding training for students and residents in the health sciences and health care providers known for their impressive history of caring for members of the greater Phoenix community.