Why Choose Us

  • Community based, unopposed family medicine program
  • Over 30 years experience in training family medicine residents with over¬†200 physicians graduated
  • Dedicated OB/GYN exposure with Family Medicine/OBGYN doubled boarded practitioner, Dr. Sumac Diaz
  • One on one relationship with specialists at CJW Medical Center and throughout the community
  • Excellent inpatient service experience with considerable autonomy on the Family Medicine inpatient service
  • Rotations through both the Adult and Pediatric Emergency Rooms at CJW Medical Center, where residents work one on one with ER physicians to provide acute care, diagnosis and treatment
  • Acute Care exposure in 8 ICU’s throughout CJW Medical Center
  • Free food at the hospital, free parking and a stipend towards a smart phone
  • Lunch time lectures including Chart Reviews and Evidence-Based-Medicine Research presented by residents and attendings throughout the year
  • Opportunity for resident research and publication
  • Daily lectures from experts in the community: Pediatrics, Neurology, Nephrology, Cardiology, etc.
  • Monthly Radiology Conference
  • Hands On Workshops in Joint Injections, Sports Medicine, Suturing, Cryotherapy and Dermatologic Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Rotations with Dr. Doug Cutter, Dr. Katherine Dec and other CJW Sports Medicine Physicians
  • Consistent exposure to the topics in Behavioral Science as residents work with Dr. Nancy MacConnachie throughout their training
  • Opportunity for elective rotations at VCU’s MCV Hospitals and elsewhere
  • Residents gain valuable experience in providing care to underserved communities both in public health clinics and at Crossover Clinic
  • During course of training residents at Chesterfield Family Medicine Program will care for over 1000 inpatients and over 2500 outpatients, in addition to patients seen during specialty rotations
  • We have an electronic medical record system. All patient encounters are documented using electronic medical records. Each resident is given a laptop and has remote access to office and hospital medical records from home.
  • Excellent job opportunities in a variety of clinical settings upon graduation including: Private Practice, Hospitalist, Acute Care/ER, Academic/Teaching Institutions
  • Family-friendly working environment, flexible to your needs
  • Residents and faculty who work well together and enjoy spending time with each other at the office and away from work.
  • Scheduling flexibility to allow for electives at other locations and international medicine