• Applicants must have a current valid and unrestricted license to practice in the United States for a minimum of five (5) consecutive years (since January 1, 2017). A license that permits practice only at a specific academic institution is not considered “unrestricted” for the purposes of this pathway.
  • Applicants must have been practicing in the United States for a minimum of five (5) consecutive years (since January 1, 2017).
  • Applicants are required to have a certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).
  • Applicants must be practicing ophthalmology and have surgical privileges.

Applicants are responsible for providing documentation for all eligibility requirements.