General Surgery

2022  Audition Season

**All audition slots have been filled for 2022. Applications recieved after this point will be put on a waitlist.**


Thank you for your interest in our ACGME accredited and osteopathically recognized General Surgery residency program. For further information, please refer to the following links and audition information:

  • Program Information here
  • Eligibility Requirements here
  • Applications are accepted February 1 through October 15, 2022 only for rotations beginning August 1, 2022 through January 20. 2023.
  • Audition Application here


All elective (audition) applications are reviewed by a panel of program faculty and residents before rotations can be scheduled. You will be notified by email if we can accommodate your requested dates Due to the large volume of applications received, please provide alternate dates if possible. 

You do not need to audition at South Pointe Hospital to be considered for an interview with the General Surgery program. All residency candidates must submit applications through ERAS and participate in the NRMP match. 

The Cleveland Clinic - Main Campus is our Sponsoring Institution.

Many of our graduates continue on to fellowship programs.

Please note that auditions are only 2-weeks long. For schools requiring 4-week rotations; we are no longer able to supplement the 2-week audition rotation with an additional 2-week subspecialty rotation. 

Please check back frequently for updates and in the event of a cancellation.

Questions: Email Donna Barton, at



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