Founded in 1971, Riverside Family Medicine Residency is one of the oldest family medicine programs in the country. With an emphasis on information technology, we provide the highest quality of care for patients while providing residents the greatest access to evidence-based knowledge. A high faculty-to-resident ratio allows residents independence in managing their own patients and creates a stellar teaching environment conducive to practicing direct patient care. The strong collegial atmosphere we enjoy is a unique trademark of the Riverside Family Medicine Residency Program and we continue to produce some of the finest family medicine physicians in the nation.

Riverside Family Medicine Residency is a dually accredited residency program in Family Medicine and OMT. Riverside Family Medicine is sponsored by Riverside Regional Medical Center and is affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University and Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine. We are located in Newport News, Virginia, a coastal community rich in tradition and history.

Our Mission
"Teach, Care, and Support"
Our mission is to teach and promote excellent family medicine for the present and the future.

Our Vision
We are the premier Family Medicine Residency in Virginia. We care for patients in the time-honored tradition of Family Medicine while utilizing (and developing) information technology of tomorrow.

Our Values
"Our program places a strong emphasis on individualizing resident educational activities and learning experiences, prepare residents as life long learners in the challenging and rewarding practice of medicine."

Thank you for your interest in Riverside Family Medicine Residency.

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Please Note: We only accept applications through ERAS.