Medical School Application Advising with Physician Advisors - MedSchoolCoach

Complete Medical School Application Support

A dual-advisor approach that provides comprehensive help with every aspect of the medical school application process.

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A physician advisor will help you optimize your application, while a writing advisor will assure your essays and written content are professional.

Master your application with Physician Advisors and Writing Advisors

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ADVISORS WHO GUIDE YOUR JOURNEY

At MedSchoolCoach, you will work with an actual physician who will position you competitively. Plus, a Writing Advisor will help you craft and edit your personal statement, activities list descriptions, and secondary applications.

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95% SUCCESS RATE

We work with more than 1,000 students every year and have a medical school acceptance rate of greater than 95%, double the national average!

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UNLIMITED SUPPORT FROM START TO FINISH

We work comprehensively with our students, refining all aspects of their application until it's ready for submission.

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PERSONAL ATTENTION

Your advisors will get to know you personally, enabling them to better help you create an application that accentuates your strengths and provides you with the best chance of getting into medical school.

Complete Application Support

STRATEGY

We know what you need to become a competitive applicant, helping you strategize the best approach to your application by:

  • Identifying gaps in your application
  • Planning gap year activities
  • Building a customized school list
  • Identifying sources for letters of recommendation (LORs)
  • Brainstorming personal statement ideas

WRITING

The personal statement, AMCAS activities section, and secondary applications are critical in the evaluation of your application.

Your Writing Advisors will help you draft, revise, and edit your written application materials by:

  • Helping you develop a compelling an authentic personal statement
  • Editing your AMCAS activities descriptions
  • Working with you to shape the stories you want to share in secondary applications

INTERVIEW

The interview is, perhaps, the most important part of the entire application process. Our Physician Advisors will help you prepare you for interviews by:

  • Conducting realistic mock sessions with you
  • Knowing the questions you will be asked
  • Preparing for traditional and MMI interviews with actual physicians

Our medical school promise of acceptance: get accepted or we will work with you until you do.

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Meet a Physician Advisor

Dr. Harvey Katzen was an admissions committee member at George Washington University Medical School

MedSchoolCoach has the experience:

12+ years of Experience

12k students helped

500k advising hours

How We Help

We work comprehensively with every student throughout the medical school application process. Our goal is to help you prepare a great application so you can stand out.

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INTAKE FORM

We learn about you extensively through our intake form. This helps us identify and understand your background, academic accomplishments, goals, and objectives so that we can pair you with the best advisors for your situation.
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STRATEGY

We conduct sessions via online video conferencing, phone, and email. We will work with you to outline and develop a strategy for acceptance to medical school.
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SCHOOL LIST

Combining our in-depth knowledge of schools with a data-driven approach honed through working with thousands of applicants, we identify the right schools for you, including DO and international schools, if applicable.
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PERSONAL STATEMENT

Your Physician Advisor will help you brainstorm the best content for your personal statement. Afterward, your Writing Advisor will provide comprehensive feedback on how to improve it until you have a great final product.
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SECONDARY APPLICATIONS

Secondary applications can be difficult to complete on time and with confidence. Your Writing Advisor can help you stand out from the crowd while ensuring your responses stay authentic to you.
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INTERVIEW HELP

Your medical school interview is the final hurdle to admission, and may be the most important one. Your Physician Advisors have served on admissions committees and will set you up for success by conducting mock interviews that simulate the real thing.

Build & Track Your Entire Application

When you work with MedSchoolCoach, you will have access to your amazing advisors and tools to manage the entire application process, including our school list selector and CHART, our advising platform. With these tools and the guidance of your advisors, you will build a winning application.

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APPLICATION TRACKING

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ADVISOR SUPPORT

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DATA DRIVEN TOOLS

I have had an amazing experience with MedSchoolCoach. My coach was available whenever I needed him and offered great advice through the process. He has been invaluable whether it was essay editing, advice on where to apply or the countless random questions I had. I cannot recommend the service highly enough.

The proof is in the numbers

15,000 plus students cannot be wrong

98%

percentage of students who had a MedSchoolCoach package and received an interview

95%

acceptance rate when working with our expert advisors

99%

client satisfaction rate over the last five years

Meet Some of Our Team

Featured Advisor Profiles

Renee Marinelli MD, MedSchoolCoach
Renee Marinelli MD Director of Advising

Dr. Marinelli has practiced family medicine, served on the University of California Admissions Committee, and has helped hundreds of students get into medical school. She spearheads a team of physician advisors who guide MedSchoolCoach students.

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Aubrey Jordan MD, MedSchoolCoach Master Advisor
Aubrey Demajh (Jordan) MD Master Advisor

Dr. Demajh (Jordan) served on the admissions committee at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.

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James Kelly MD, MedschoolCoach Advisor
James Kelly MD Master Advisor

Dr. Kelly is a New York based Ophthalmologist who helps prepare doctors for their oral boards.

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Henry Ng MD, MedschoolCoach Advisor
Henry Ng MD

Dr. Ng was an assistant dean and member of the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Admissions Committee.

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Harvey Katzen MD, MedSchoolCoach
Harvey Katzen MD Associate Director of Advising

Dr. Katzen was an admissions committee member at George Washington University School of Medicine, as well as the president of Oncology-Hematology Associates in Maryland.

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Edward Lipsit MD, MedSchoolCoach
Ed Lipsit MD Associate Director of Advising

Dr. Lipsit served on the Virginia Commonwealth University admissions committee and was also Chief Resident at The George Washington University Medical Center.

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Why We Are Different

At MedSchoolCoach, you work with incredible Physician Advisors who have extensive experience in medical school admissions and Writing Advisors who have expertise in writing, education, public speaking, and more. Our dual advisor approach will ensure that you craft an amazing medical school application.

No Limits

A great application to medical school requires work. We do not believe in limiting your communication with your advisors. We are here for you when you need us.

Experience

We have served thousands of students and logged over 500,000 advising hours. No one has more experience than we do in helping students through the medical school application process.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Your Physician Advisor will be an actual physician who has experience working with hundreds of students through the medical school application process.

We focus on turning pre-meds into physicians and have been helping students since 2007 with incredible success rates. Our track record of success is unmatched in the industry. In addition, our Physician Advisors are actual physicians with admissions committee experience, not medical students or guidance counselors who know little about medicine.

Yes, you may add any a-la-carte service or upgrade your package at any time.

Yes, depending on advisor availability. Make your request and we will do our best to pair them with you.

You will work directly with your Physician Advisor to schedule a day and time that works for both of you. Most Physician Advisors will meet nights and weekends.

Yes, we welcome parent involvement.

Our Writing Advisors are professional writers who have experience in education, curriculum development, journalism, public speaking, and admissions, among other areas. They are experts in helping students craft perfect application materials and work in conjunction with our Physician Advisors.

What is a Master Advisor and Director Level Advisor? Every MedSchoolCoach advisor is well-qualified, however, our Master Advisors and Director Level Advisors have a special designation because they have exceptional experience and qualifications. Each one has helped hundreds of students get into medical school and receive consistently perfect ratings by our students. Many students request working with Physician Advisors at these levels because of their reputation and expertise. Currently, our Director Level Advisors are Drs. Mehta, Marinelli, Flick, Choo, Katzen, Lipsit, and Yoediono.

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Secondary Application Editing X Up to 5 Schools (each school can have a maximum of 1,200 words) Up to 20 Schools (each school can have a maximum of 1,200 words)
TMDSAS Application Support X Counted as 1 Secondary Application Counted as 1 Secondary Application
Mock Interviews X 3 Hours Unlimited Hours (up to 1 per week)
CASPer Exam Prep X check check
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Letter of Intent Editing and Advising X X check
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Promise of Acceptance X X Ask for Details

Need other help?

We work comprehensively with every student throughout their medical school application. Our goal is to help you build a great application that will stand out.

Strategic Planning

We provide advising and early planning to get you on the right track towards your medical school goals.

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Essay Editing

Our Writing Advisors will help you draft and edit your personal statement.

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Interview Preparation

Our Physician Advisors will prepare you for traditional and MMI interviews.

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