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Choosing to conduct your residency or fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas will offer you an extensive clinical and academic training program to prepare you for a lifetime of serving the community.


Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas was founded in 1903 as a not-for-profit, faith-based hospital that now provides services to a network of acute care hospitals and related health care entities that provide patient care, medical education, research and community service.


Now, as the North Texas flagship hospital of Baylor Scott & White Health, Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas remains the largest not-for-profit hospital in North Texas, treating more than 300,000 people each year and serving as a major patient care, teaching and research center for the Southwest.


Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas: Fast Facts (Fiscal Year 2016)

  • 36,007 admissions (including newborns)
  • 4,513 babies born
  • 106,979 emergency room (IP+OP) visits
  • 146,077 outpatient visits (excluding emergency department)
  • 79.7 percent occupancy rate
  • 5.69 days, average length of patient's stay
  • 894 licensed beds
  • 1,376 physicians
  • 220 medical residents and fellows
  • 5,076 employees


The Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas campus is located near downtown Dallas and encompasses six connecting hospitals including Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital and Baylor T. Boone Pickens Cancer Hospital, and the 450,000 square-foot Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center, the largest outpatient cancer center in North Texas. Residents at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas also have access to the Seeger Surgical Simulation Center that helps hone a broad surgical skill set in a simulated environment.


Baylor University Medical Center Awards and Recognitions

  • In the 2016 U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals Guide,” Baylor University Medical Center was ranked and recognized for the 24th consecutive year. Baylor Dallas was ranked among the nation’s top 50 hospitals in four medical specialties: Diabetes/Endocrinology, Ear-Nose-Throat, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Neurology/Neurosurgery and high performing in Cancer, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Nephrology, Orthopedics, Pulmonology, and Urology.
  • The 2016/2017 survey by the National Research Corporation of consumers in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, residents voted Baylor University Medical Center the most preferred hospital; the hospital with the best image and reputation; and ranked the facility as having the best doctors and nurses for the 21st consecutive year.
  • Baylor Dallas was reaccredited for the third time as a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, the credentialing arm of the American Nurses Association. Fewer than two percent of the nation’s hospitals have been reaccredited three consecutive times by ANCC, which recognizes hospitals that provide the highest level of nursing care.
  • Dallas Child magazine recognized Baylor Dallas as the reader’s choice for the "Best Place to Have a Baby” again in 2016.


  • Residencies

    Consider applying to one of the residency programs offered at Baylor. You will undergo an extensive and rigorous training program in your chosen specialty – ranging from internal medicine to vascular surgery to pathology – and your experience will prove to be both rewarding and challenging.

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  • Fellowships

    Continue to pursue your passion and hone your skills through one of our fellowship programs. Overseen by dedicated physicians in a variety of disciplines, our fellowships offer academic and real-world insights into the practice of medicine.

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