Apply

Qualified applicants should apply through the Central Application Service provided by the Ophthalmology Match Program, www.sfmatch.org. Our deadline for applications is Sep 30th of each year. Applicants will be notified if invited for an interview. Applicants accepted into the program must successfully complete an ACGME approved internship (PGY-1 year) prior to starting their residency training.

Interviews

Interview Dates for 2013: November 1, November 2, November 22, November 23, December 6 and December 7

A typical interview day would last from either 12pm to 5pm on a Friday or 8am to 1:00 pm on a Saturday. It will include an introduction to the program from the residency director, personal interviews with the faculty faculty, lunch and informal time with current residents, and tour of the medical center. There will be an informal social on Friday evening that is optional to attend. You will be notified of the time and place when your interview is scheduled.

Accommodations

The Hawthorne Inn located just minutes away from the medical center offers discounts for interviewing students. 

Directions

Directions with map of medical center


Driving directions from I-40 Business West:
Take Interstate 40 Business East to Winston-Salem. Take the First Street/Hawthorne Road Exit and at the bottom of the ramp at the stoplight, take a left onto First Street. At the next stoplight, take a left onto Hawthorne Road. Proceed straight on Hawthorne Road through one stoplight. At the second stoplight, take a right onto Medical Center Boulevard. Keep straight on Medical Center Boulevard until you arrive at the Patient/Visitor Parking Deck located on the right. Park in the parking deck and proceed into the Janeway Clinical Sciences Tower. Take the elevator up to the 6th floor where the Wake Forest Eye Center is located.

Driving directions from I-40-Business East:
Take Interstate 40 Business West to Winston-Salem. Take the Cloverdale/Baptist Hospital Road Exit and at the bottom of the ramp at the stoplight, proceed straight onto Medical Center Boulevard. Proceed straight on Medical Center Boulevard until you arrive at the Patient/Visitor Parking Deck located on the left. Park in the parking deck and proceed into the Janeway Clinical Sciences Tower. Take the elevator up to the 6th floor where the Wake Forest Eye Center is located.

Air Travel
The Piedmont Triad International Airport located in Greensboro, NC is less than 30 minutes away from Winston-Salem. Charlotte Douglas Airport is 1 ½ hours from Winston-Salem and Raleigh-Durham International is ~2 hours away.

Quick Reference

Ophthalmology

Phone 336-716-4091
Fax 336-716-7994

Hours
Clinic Hours 8am - 5pm
Phone Hours 8am - 4:30pm
Janeway - 6th Floor
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Last Updated: 10-25-2013
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