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Residents' Benefits


Patient care is conducted primarily in the Dermatology Clinics located in the University Hospital Clinics (UHC) building. The UHC clinics have 12 fully equipped examination and treatment rooms. Other clinical care is provided at the following sites:

  • TDCJ Hospital and Clinic
  • Stewart Road Clinic, Galveston, TX
  • Bay Colony Clinic, League City, TX


  • Physician liability insurance.
  • Group health insurance and optional dental insurance (optional medical and dental insurance is also available for families of house officer).
  • Optional group life insurance available at up to four times the salary rate.
  • Optional group disability insurance available at two-thirds of salary rate.
  • UTMB retirement plan.
  • A comprehensive set of medical books.
  • Reduced Field House rates for house staff and families.
  • Mileage reimbursement, if travel from UTMB main campus to another clinic location (not on route home) is required during a workday.

Annual Stipends

  • First Year (PGY II) .....$47,070
  • Second Year (PGY III) .....$48,685
  • Third Year (PGY IV) .....$49,924

In addition to the benefits found above, a residency at UTMB also offers several other benefits.