Visa Options for Physicians

There are a variety of employment-based visas available for foreign-trained Physicians, many of which allow for adjustment to lawful permanent resident status.

Our attorneys have assisted International Medical Graduates obtain the following visas:

  • EB-1 – Person of Extraordinary Ability/Outstanding Professor and Researcher
  • EB-2 – Advanced Degree
  • National interest waiver for Physicians in Medically Underserved Areas
  • Labor Certification for Physicians (If NIW is unavailable)
  • Physicians as Investors (E-2 visa if physician invests in a medical practice and is from a treaty country and is not involved in patient care)
  • H-1B, H-2B, H-3 (externship)
  • J visa/ J-visa waiver
  • O visas
  • TN visa
  • H-1B1 (U.S. – Chile Free Trade Agreement or U.S. –Singapore Free Trade Agreement)
  • Medical Students seeking a clerkship (B-1)

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