Long Beach Medical Center is a professional teaching hospital accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) to sponsor post-MD medical training programs. LBMMC is also accredited by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education (CPME), an independent accrediting agency for podiatric medical education.

Our institution plays a vital role in the training of physicians from several universities. We currently oversee 33 programs with about two hundred residents and fellows. In addition, 20 medical students train at our facility each month as well as short-term medical students, physician assistant students, residents, fellows, research fellows and visiting professors.

Residency Programs

LBMMC has a Master Affiliation Agreement with the University of California, Irvine (UCI) School of Medicine that allows UCI residents in the following programs to train at our institution:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Female Pelvic Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Palliative Medicine
  • Pathology
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Urology
From the University of Southern California, LBMMC has residents in:
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatric Dentistry
From Downey Regional Medical Center, LBMMC receives residents in:
  • Family Medicine
From Harbor-UCLA, LBMMC trains residents in:
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatrics
From UCLA, LBMMC trains residents in:
  • Anesthesiology/Obstetrics
  • Child Neurology
  • Pediatrics Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
From LAC+USC, LBMMC trains residents in:
  • Emergency Medicine
LBMMC sponsors three residency programs in:
  • Family Medicine
  • Podiatry
  • Sports Medicine

Family Medicine Residency Program at Long Beach Medical Center

From the beginnings of the specialty, Southern California has been at the forefront of training and support for family medicine. The Family Medicine Residency Program at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center is proud to be a part of that tradition, graduating fine residency-trained physicians since 1977.