Welcome to Our Family Medicine Residency - McLaren St. Luke's Program

  • A Message from the Program Director
    J. Christian Zona, MD, MEd, FAAFP

    Welcome to the McLaren St. Luke’s Hospital Family Medicine Residency (MSLFMR) Program. I am eager to share more about our program through this virtual tour. Our residency is located in a brand new facility that is equipped with the latest technology and built not only with patients in mind, but also in offering you the best possible experience. After your tour, please take a moment to learn more about why other family medicine residents chose this program. I know you are going to like what you see and I hope I have the opportunity to talk with you about all that the McLaren St. Luke’s Hospital Family Medicine Program has to offer.

    By joining our nationally recognized residency, you’ll take advantage of:

    • Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) with Osteopathic Recognition
    • Knowledgeable faculty with diverse expertise
    • Educational and practical experiences based at McLaren St. Luke’s Hospital
    • Patient management and interaction with a multidisciplinary team that includes a psychologist, social worker and clinical pharmacist.

    And it all happens in the greater Toledo-area – a great place to live, work and raise a family. You’ll discover that the area has everything you need: arts, culture, entertainment, education, and career opportunities.

How to Apply

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The McLaren St. Luke's Family Medicine Residency is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). Program ID: 1203800704.

Primary Training Site

Perrysburg, Ohio



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Over the course of the three-year program, our residents focus on the full-spectrum of family care. Each year residents will focus on different aspects of care. In addition to monthly assignments, we place an emphasis on longitudinal experiences, such as evidence-based medicine, practice management, geriatrics, behavioral science, and obstetrics.

We also stress procedures in our procedures clinic, such as joint aspiration and injection, skin biopsy, colposcopy, wound care, musculoskeletal ultrasound, dermatologic, osteopathic, contraception, and gynecologic.