There are alot of job opportunities for medical assistant. I have been in the field for a 1 year and 3 months, so far i externed in Urgent Care, Nephrology and Internal medicine, and now i am working in a chiropractic and physical therapist office who specializes in car accident victims. My job consist of promoting healing through massage therapy, Electronic Muscle Stimulation, Hot Pack, Cold Pack, and Ultrasound. As a medical assistant we are multifunctional and can work in a variety of places. It all depends on what areas of medicine you wish to stay in.