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How much education is need to become a gynecologist? undergraduate, medical school, residency, etc...???


The typical timeline is 4 years undergraduate, 4 years medical school and 4 years in an ob/gyn residency. You can do 3 more years to specialize in a particular area like gyn oncology or infertility.

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Thomas  A deHoop, MD Thomas A deHoop, MD
Formerly Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Medical Student Education
No longer associated