Resident Stipends and Benefits

Visit the Duke Graduate Medical Education (GME) website for more information about physician trainee stipends.

All residents receive:

  • Access to the Duke University Hospital Medical Library, with complete access to a multitude of plastic surgery resources.
  • Professional photography services.

Divisional Benefits

For residents with scholarly works accepted to other scientific and educational meetings, the program provides support for program registration, travel, and accommodations.

Health Insurance

Health, dental, and vision insurance are available to trainees and their families from the first recognized day of training. For insurance options and costs, visit

Additional Resident Benefits

Visit the Duke Graduate Medical Education website for information on additional benefits.