http://forum.usmleforumland.com/filedata/fetch?id=251 http://forum.usmleforumland.com/filedata/fetch?id=252 As an IMG, you are more likely to match into competitive specialties such as Dermatology and Radiology after you have completed a prior residency program, according this table from NRMP.ORG. For example, in radiology-diagnostic, 31 positions were available to physicians, and 0 U.S physicians filled vs 24 total who matched.