Family Medicine Residency

The Family Medicine Residency Program at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) as a three-year residency program, accepting four residents per year. Faculty are members of the medical staff that work in a variety of specialties, passionate about teaching and have years of experience in residency and medical student training.

Our goal is to facilitate and transform new medical doctors into skillful family medicine physicians who provide compassionate care for patients, families and the community while retaining the joy in medicine.

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Graduate Medical Education (GME) at Baylor Scott & White Waxahachie is affiliated with Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, part of Baylor Scott & White Health, driving excellence in medical education since 1904. With 11 residency programs and 34 fellowship programs in Dallas, it is one of the largest GME programs in the nation.



Baylor Scott and White Medical Center – Waxahachie is a 134-bed, Level IV Trauma Center with a designated primary stroke center, Level II special care unit, Level III maternal care center, 12 ICU beds, an ED department with 37 treatment spaces short-term acute care hospital, serving as the primary training site for the residency.

With Baylor Scott & White – Waxahachie’s comprehensive, top-rated clinical services and resources being leveraged on resident rotations, the program will provide robust learning experiences to residents while being supervised by board-certified physicians.

The physician faculty members at Baylor Scott & White – Waxahachie will provide high quality supervision and training to the residents while they rotate to the hospital in all three program years.

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Hope Health, established in 1999, is a federally qualified health center located in Waxahachie, Texas and will serve as the family medicine practice (FMP) site for the Residency Program.

Hope Health offers clinical services spanning behavioral health, pediatrics, adult medicine, women’s health, and dental care.

Residents will rotate to this site longitudinally for their continuity clinic experiences as well as for other outpatient rotations. When at the clinic, residents will gain exposure to the spectrum of conditions usually found in outpatient clinical settings.

  • Orientation/FMP
  • Inpatient Medicine
  • Inpatient Medicine
  • Pediatrics Outpatient
  • Pediatrics Inpatient
  • General Surgery/Urology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Orthopedics/Sports Medicine
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Cardiology
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics

  • Inpatient Medicine
  • Inpatient Medicine
  • FMP
  • FMP
  • FMP/Community Medicine and Population Health
  • Pediatrics Outpatient
  • Pediatrics Inpatient
  • Geriatrics
  • Orthopedics/Sports Medicine
  • Newborn Medicine
  • Obstetrics
  • Behavior Health/Psychiatry
  • Elective

  • Inpatient Medicine
  • Inpatient Medicine
  • FMP
  • FMP
  • Night Float
  • Radiology/POCUS
  • General Emergency Medicine/Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Health System Management/Opthalmology
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective

Electives - Research, International medicine, Cardiology, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, ICU, FMP, Outpatient Pediatrics, Behavioral Health, Surgery, Nephrology

Residents will attend and participate in various conferences and didactic activities offered on campus.

Activities include:

  • Morning Reports
  • Lectures
  • Board Review
  • Journal Club
  • Family Medicine Jeopardy
  • Ultrasound Xray and EKG Workshops
  • Case Reports
  • M&M
  • Quality Improvements Projects
  • Practice Management
  • Train at a hospital ranked among the top 8.8% of hospitals nationwide

    As a not-for-profit hospital in Waxahachie, we provide quality care to Ellis County, including Midlothian, Red Oak and surrounding communities with our 300,000 square-foot facility located at the intersection of I-35 and Highway 287 on 52 acres of land.

How to Apply

We use the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) to electronically accept residency applications, letters of recommendations, dean’s letters, transcripts and other credentials directly from your medical school.

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Application requirements:

Eligible applicants should also provide:

  • Transcript from medical school
  • Dean's letter
  • Three letters of reference from faculty of medical school (or residency/fellowship experience, if applicable)
  • Personal statement
  • Curriculum vitae/resume (optional, but preferred)
  • Record of other graduate medical experience, if applicable
  • USMLE scores (applicants must have passed USMLE or COMLEX steps 1 & 2)
  • ECFMG (Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates) certificate if foreign medical graduate
  • Recent photograph (optional)

Learn more about Baylor Scott & White's housestaff appointment eligibility, including guidelines for international medical graduates.

Contact us

Waundrea Payne

Baylor Scott & White Health Family Medicine Residency - Baylor Scott & White Waxahachie
2400 N Interstate 35 E Rd Waxahachie, TX 75165