J-1 physicians interested in a medical career and permanent residency in the United States must obtain a “J-1 visa waiver”, or return to their home country for two years, prior to seeking employment in the U.S. Learn more about the J-1 visa physician and the foreign residency requirement.
There are four legal bases by which a J-1 physician may request a waiver:
We have years of experience in the preparation of J-1 visa waiver applications, H-1B petitions, permanent residence applications and national interest waiver petitions. If you would like to speak to us regarding your case, you may schedule a consultation online, or call 847-763-8500.