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Yes, if a foreign doctor attended a medical school that is deemed equivalent to a US medical school, they can take the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE). However, passing the USMLE does not automatically waive the requirement for residency in the US. The residency requirements are determined by the individual state medical boards and the specific residency program requirements. So, even if they pass the USMLE, they may still need to complete a residency program in the US to practice medicine there.

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Any foreign Doctor Who got his medical degree from outside US will have to write USMLE, match and do a 4 year residency to practice medicine in USA.

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Q: If a foreign doctor attended a foreign med school that is equal to us med school can't they take the usmle exam and not have to do residency in us?
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