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In 2022, FREIDA™ users tallied more than 6 million views of medical residency programs, sorting the options with numerous filters. 

From anesthesiology to urology, this exclusive user data reveals which medical specialties have had the most pageviews from your peers as they weigh their residency program options. 

Explore the 20 most-viewed specialties.

The FREIDA™ database contains over 60,000 first-year residency positions. With this collection, we reveal which medical specialties rose to the top with the most total first-year slots.

Find the 10 specialties with most residency positions.

The most-used filters in FREIDA™ help narrow search results by state or region. Discover the 15 most-seen residency programs in the states with the highest number of total pageviews.

Take a look at the 10 most-viewed states.

West: California

California attracted more than 500,000 pageviews of the 474 programs available in the state.

Midwest: Illinois

236 programs in Illinois had the largest number of total pageviews with more than 300,000.

Northeast: New York

New York earned the most user pageviews with more than 600,000 for its 561 programs.

South: Florida

With more than 400,000 pageviews for its 281 programs, Florida had the most pageviews.

Choosing a residency is an important decision that can significantly shape your medical career. Here are some additional materials from the AMA to help you choose the right residency.

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