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Army Medical Corps

Whether you’ve just begun your undergraduate studies or have accepted a seat in medical school, you can take advantage of the programs the U.S. Army provides for students pursuing careers in health care.

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Army Medical Corps

The U.S. Army offers personal and professional benefits that the private sector is hard pressed to match. Plus, as a member of the U.S. Army health care team, you will be paid as a commissioned officer, and, in addition to your base pay, you could be eligible to receive a number of special pay incentives.  

Army Health Care Benefits

Find out about all the diverse benefits available when you are part of the Army health care team.

Careers & Jobs
Army Medical Corps

Medical Corps Careers

  • Army Medical Corps

    Allergist, Clinical Immunologist (60M)

    The allergist, clinical immunologist examines, diagnoses, and treats diseases with particular emphasis on conditions of allergic or immunologic origin. Allergist, clinical immunologists are subject matter experts in the areas of vaccines and immunizations. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Anesthesiologist

    Anesthesiologist (60N)

    Anesthesiologists supervise the administration of anesthetics to patients. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Cardiologist (60H)

    A cardiologist is a doctor with special training and skill in finding, treating and preventing diseases of the heart and blood vessels. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Family Medicine

    Child Neurologist (60R)

    Child neurologists combine the special expertise in diagnosing and treating disorders of the nervous system (brain, spinal cord, muscles, nerves) with an understanding of medical disorders in childhood and the special needs of the child. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Family Medicine

    Child Psychiatrist (60U)

    Child psychiatrists specialize in the study, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of psychopathological disorders of children, adolescents, and their families.  As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Clinical Pharmacologist (61E)

    A clinical pharmacologist examines, diagnoses, and treats patients, with particular emphasis on management of drug therapy, drug interactions, and disorders caused or complicated by adverse reactions to drugs. Develops and implements clinical research programs in support of the Army Drug Development Mission. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Dermatologist (60L)

    Dermatologists provide treatment for patients with skin disease. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Careers

    Diagnostic Radiologist (61R)

    Diagnostic radiologists supervise all radiological and fluoroscopic procedures. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Emergency Physician (62A)

    Emergency medicine physicians treat patients that require immediate medical attention. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Endocrinologist (61C)

    Endocrinologists deal with diseases related to the endocrine system. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Family Practice Physician

    Family Medicine Physician (61H)

    During humanitarian missions, contingency operations and peacetime, Army Medical Corps officers conserve the U.S. Army’s fighting strength by providing the highest quality health care to Soldiers, family members, retirees and other eligible beneficiaries. Practicing on the U.S. Army health care team allows you to focus on patient care first. It is just one of the many reasons family medicine physicians find the U.S. Army health care team an attractive alternative to the private sector.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Portrait AMEDD Doctor on flightline

    Field Surgeon (62B)

    The field surgeon performs the basic duties of a physician. He or she examines, diagnoses, and treats for the initial phase (Level I and II) of battlefield disease and injury. The field surgeon also provides resuscitative and definitive care for injured and wounded Soldiers. When assigned to a maneuver unit, the field surgeon serves as the principle advisor to the Commander regarding medical force protection and the maintenance of the health of the unit. This is an entry–level skill for the Medical Corps and is not awarded as a primary AOC, except to an Officer in a transitional Internship. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Flight Surgeon (61N)

    Flight surgeons provide aviation and general medical services for Army aviation personnel. Flight surgeons also serve as career specialists in aviation/aerospace medicine, in areas of aircrew standards, aero medical education and training, aero medical research, and aero medical administration and consultation. Flight Surgeons provide aviation and general medical services for Army aviation and other operational units. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army medical experts

    Gastroenterologist (60G)

    A gastroenterologist focuses on the digestive system and its disorders. Gastroenterology is an internal medicine subspecialty certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine (AOBIM). As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps - General Surgeon

    General Surgeon (61J)

    At the forefront of innovation in a wide range of surgical procedures, the U.S. Army is an ideal choice for general surgeons who not only want to advance their careers but also want to advance the practice of surgery. From groundbreaking work in regenerative medicine to the development of 3-D anatomical models to aid in surgical pre- and post-op planning, the surgical advancements being pioneered right now by the U.S. Army Medical Department are improving outcomes for their patients and changing the practice of medicine.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Walter Reed Pharmacist

    Infectious Disease Officer (61G)

    Infectious disease officers are generally responsible for diagnoses, laboratory confirmation, treatment, control, and description of natural history and transmission kinetics of infectious diseases. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Internal Medicine Physician (61F)

    Physicians who are a part of the internal medicine group provide diagnosis and treatment for localized ailments and diseases. Whether your specialty is cardiology or pediatrics, you’ll find that the professionals working with you on the U.S. Army Reserve health care team are at the top of their fields.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Anesthesiologist

    Medical HPSP Student

    Begin your medical career with unique experience as part of one of the world's most advanced health care organizations. If you are currently enrolled in, or have received a letter of acceptance to, an accredited doctor of medicine or doctor of osteopathy program, you can receive a full scholarship for up to four years. During academic breaks, you'll gain hands-on experience in our advanced health care organization. After graduation, you'll be eligible for our highly sought after residency training programs.

    • Active/Reserve: Active Duty
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Medical Oncologist/Hematologist (61B)

    Oncologists are medical doctors who specialize in diagnosing and planning treatment for cancers. Hematologists study, diagnose, and treat diseases related to the blood. During humanitarian missions, contingency operations and peacetime, Army Medical Corps Officers conserve the U.S. Army’s fighting strength by providing the highest quality health care to Soldiers, family members, retirees and other eligible beneficiaries. Practicing on the U.S. Army health care team allows you to focus on patient care first.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Nephrologist (61A)

    A nephrologist diagnoses and treats kidney diseases. During humanitarian missions, contingency operations and peacetime, Army Medical Corps Officers conserve the U.S. Army’s fighting strength by providing the highest quality health care to Soldiers, family members, retirees and other eligible beneficiaries. Practicing on the U.S. Army health care team allows you to focus on patient care first.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Neurologist (60V)

    Neurologists provide treatment for patients suffering from diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • AMEDD surgeon

    Neurosurgeon (61Z)

    A neurosurgeon examines, diagnoses, and performs surgeries as required in cases of patients suffering from disease, injury, or disorder of the nervous system. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Nuclear Medicine Officer (60B)

    Nuclear medicine officers supervise nuclear medical  examinations/therapy concerned with the medical aspects of nuclear energy and bio-nucleonics.

    As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Obstetrician / Gynecologist (60J)

    Obstetricians/gynecologists are committed to ensuring women’s health. As an officer for the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army AMEDD physical therapist

    Occupational Medicine Officer (60D)

    Occupational medicine officers determine the conditions that influence the health of military and DA civilians, and supervises occupational health programs.

    As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Ophthalmologist (60S)

    Ophthalmologists provide treatment for personnel suffering from diseases, injuries or disorders of the eye. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Orthopedic Surgeon (61M)

    As an orthopedic surgeon and officer with Army Medical Corps, you’ll have the opportunity to learn the most advanced procedures and techniques in practice today. From groundbreaking bionic prosthetics to regenerative bone and tissue research, the U.S. Army Medical Department is pioneering work that is changing the practice — and improving the success rate — of orthopedic surgery.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Otolaryngologist (60T)

    Otolaryngologists provide treatment for personnel suffering from diseases of the ear, nose, throat, head and neck region. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Pathologist (61U)

    Pathologists diagnose disease by using organs, tissue and body fluids. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Pediatric Physician (60P)

    Join a unique environment that provides a variety of career, financial and lifestyle benefits, without the concerns of practicing in the private sector. During humanitarian missions, contingency operations and peacetime, Army Medical Corps officers conserve the U.S. Army’s fighting strength by providing the highest quality health care to Soldiers, family members, retirees and other eligible beneficiaries.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Peripheral Vascular Surgeon (61W)

    Peripheral vascular surgeons treat patients with arterial, venous and lymphatic circulatory diseases that are not within the heart, thoracic aorta and intracranial vessels. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Physiatrist (61P)

    Physiatrists help improve and restore functional ability and quality of life for those with physical disabilities and physical impairments. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Plastic Surgeon (61L)

    Plastic surgeons deal with the excision, repair, replacement, and reconstruction of defects of form and function. This specialty emphasizes the craniofacial structures, the oral pharynx, upper and lower limbs, the trunk, the breasts, and external genitalia. It includes aesthetic surgery of structures with undesirable form when time and space permits. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Preventive Medicine Officer (60C)

    As a preventive medicine officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you’ll plan, coordinate and direct a program to maintain health, improve physical fitness, and prevent disease and injury. U.S. Army Reserve health care team responsibilities include creating, implementing and overseeing programs that improve physical fitness, prevent disease and reduce injury.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Allied Health Care

    Psychiatrist (60W)

    At U.S. Army facilities such as the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research Psychiatry & Neuroscience, some of the finest minds in medicine are conducting groundbreaking research in key psychiatric issues to address the unique challenges that our service men and women face. Discover how the U.S. Army is making some of the most important advances in the field of psychiatry — and how you can be part of it.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Pulmonary Disease/Critical Care Officer (60F)

    Pulmonary disease officer examines and treats patients with diseases of the respiratory system. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Rheumatologist (61D)

    A Rheumatologist diagnoses rheumatic diseases mainly dealing with joints, soft tissue, connective tissue disorders and autoimmune diseases. As an Officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Therapeutic Radiologist (61Q)

    Radiation oncologists use radiation therapy for the treatment of patients with malignant diseases. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Thoracic Surgeon (61K)

    Because of the U.S. Army’s world-class medical resources, hundreds of studies and innovative techniques in thoracic trauma, oncology and respiratory medicine have found their start right here. Innovation is just one of the reasons you’ll find so many of the world’s top thoracic surgeons—as well as respected experts in over 90 other specialties—serving on the U.S. Army health care team.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None
  • Army Medical Corps

    Urologist (60K)

    Urologists treat patients having disease, injury or disorder of the genito–urinary tract. As an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you can build a distinguished medical career while making a difference in the lives of the Soldiers and their families.

    • Active/Reserve: Both
    • Officer/Enlisted: Officer
    • Restrictions: None