Career Questions tagged Surgery

What are the requirements for a CST

I am wanting to become a certified surgical tech. I am finishing basics right now but want more on traveling surgical tech vs just working in area hospital. ##surgical-technology #medical #medicine #surgery #healthcare...

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Dat Tran | Chemistry Student at Northern Virginia Community College I believe in order to be a CST, experiences count the ...

Do doctors get fired if a baby or mother dies?

I'm also curious what doctors usually do? #medicine #doctor #surgery #healthcare (This question was slightly edited by an admin for...

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Active Feb 13 at 06:39 AM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Aliza, If a baby or mother dies, due to medical complications, ...

What college is best for becoming a surgeon?

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Active Feb 12 at 02:11 AM

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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Nadila: I agree that John Hopkins University is one of ...

when did you figure you wanted t be a Nurse Anesthetist?

Was it when you were in high school or college or at a younger age? #nursing #healthcare #medicine #anesthesiology #anasthesia...

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Active Feb 08 at 04:20 AM

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What are some of the downsides of being a neurosurgeon?

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Active Jan 30 at 05:43 PM

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Sundas Ejaz | Pharmacist 1)Training Requirements:One of the potential disadvantages of becoming a neurosurgeon is ...

What classes can I take in college or what should I do in highschool to become a surgeon?

What classes should I take in college or in high school to become a surgeon? If I wanted to become a surgeon what steps can I do? #medicine #surgery #medical...

#doctor

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Active Jan 27 at 05:03 PM

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Jeff Weiser | Orthodontist Great question. Here’s what I did: Take every science and math ...

What type of situations do heart surgeons face?

i'm asking this so i know what kind of stuff do i need to go through #doctor #surgery #cardiothoracic-surgeon #medical-practice #medicine...

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Active Jan 28 at 06:47 PM

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Rongyin Qin | Physician,Neurologist Often you will face the heart failure,sudden cardiac arrest, artificial mechanical valve replacement ...

how many years would I have to stay in college and what degrees would i have to get in order to become a surgeon?

How long would I have to stay in school? If I wanted to go to community college is there some that may help me pursue my dream of being a surgeon? What degrees would I need to become a surgeon? What is some advice I could get? #doctor #healthcare #medical #surgery #college...

#medicine

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Active Jan 22 at 04:31 PM

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Eric Slocum | Software Engineer @ AT&T I would think at least 8 years.Medical School is where you ...

What advice would you give me to follow my steps in becoming a surgeon?

What are some advice that you guys could give me in order to become a surgeon? To be more specific, what classes should I take in college? #surgery #surgeon #medicine #healthcare...

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Active Jan 08 at 08:43 PM

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What degrees, classes, and qualifications should I pursue if I want to be a surgeon?

How do those choices/ classes affect me and how are they helpful? #surgeon #surgery #doctor #medicine #medical...

#healthcare

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Active Aug 01 '18 at 06:26 AM

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Posted by Stephanie D.’s Avatar Stephanie D.
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Suman Kalanithi | Neurologist Hi Stephanie. If you mean what classes as an undergrad, you ...

What is the process for getting and working in a surgical residency?

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Active Dec 27 '18 at 12:07 AM

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Sanaz Rykwalder M.S, D.O | Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Hi! So the process of becoming a surgeon typically follows as ...

What’s the best major to pursue in order to become a neurosurgeon

I have little guidance from family members due to their lack of knowledge about college, therefore I’d like to have a better idea of what I’m getting into. I’ve narrowed down the choices to cellular and molecular biology and biomedical sciences. Are either of these two good choices or no? If...

#majors #doctor #field #neurosurgeon #medicine #neuroscience #surgery

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Active Nov 14 '18 at 06:31 PM

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Kevin Pan | Software Engineer at Airbnb Hi Destiny!I'm currently a software engineer, but I actually majored in ...

How easy is it for me to get a job as a pediatric surgeon here in Dallas?

the reason I'm asking is because thats what I'm looking into, and I would really like to know how likely I am to get a job here in Dallas. #pediatrician #pediatrics #medicine #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care #surgeon #surgery...

#dallas

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Active Nov 14 '18 at 12:22 AM

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Lindsay Williambrown | Award-Winning Enterprise Transformation | Humane People Strategy | ... This is a great question to be thinking about. Realistically, however, ...

What classes did you take in college to be a doctor?

This my back up plan. I am just wondering. #medicine #healthcare #physician...

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Active Oct 27 '18 at 12:50 AM

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Sanaz Rykwalder M.S, D.O | Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine to be a doctor, or prepare for it in college you ...

What are benefits to becoming a surgeon?

What's good and what's bad about this career job? #medical-education #surgery #medicine #healthcare...

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Active Oct 11 '18 at 05:48 PM

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Ravindra Potnuru | Director - PMO They are most respected among the medical practitioners. It's a great profession ...

How will the competition for cardiovascular surgeons fluctuate as the years progress?

Interested in becoming a cardiothoracic surgeon. #healthcare #surgery #cardiac-surgeon...

#cardiothoracic

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Active Sep 30 '18 at 04:54 AM

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Wendy Monegro | RN Coming from a RN that is familiar with that realm, it ...
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Amit Saha | Research Scientist & Lecturer at San Jose State ... Hello Kenneth, Based on your statement, it seems to me you ...

Can you be a surgeon?

Why is being a surgeon rarely ever thought about or too vague? Is it too hard and competitive? What medical school is the best? What are all the steps to be successful in this particular path? #medicine #medicine #surgery #healthcare...

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Active Sep 04 '18 at 03:45 PM

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M. Christina Pingol, MSN, FNP-BC | CA Hi Zahraa,I am not a surgeon but do work in the ...

How many years of school would it take to be a heart surgeon?

I want to be a heart surgeon, so I'd like to know. #medical #surgery #surgeon #general-surgery #cardiology #internal-medicine...

#cardiovascular

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:17 PM

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Posted by Rachel M.’s Avatar Rachel M.
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Michael DePietro | Medical Director- Respiratory at AstraZeneca 4 years of college + 4 years of medical school. and ...

What Colleges are the most beneficial in the area of Neuro-Surgery?

Hi! I'm a 7th grader from Pikeville High School in Pikeville, KY.. I am presently participating in a S.T.E.M. Camp through the Verizon Innovations in Learning. We are discussing Career Choices. I would love to be a neurosurgeon, but I am not too sure about colleges for neurosurgery....

#neurosurgeon #surgeon #surgery #doctor

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Active Aug 18 '18 at 04:59 PM

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What majors are good to take in order to become a pediatrician? or a neonatal nurse?

I am going into my senior year in high school and want to be a pediatrician but do not know what to go into college with a certain major??? #pediatrician #children #pediatrics...

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Active Aug 15 '18 at 02:21 AM

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Tasha Butler | Training and Development Nadya a nursing career is a great investment. Typically for health ...

I'm not sure which career path is be best for me, can someone help guide me in the right direction?

I'm 23 years old, ever since I was child I've wanted to be someone that helps others. I've worked at a hospital for 3 years now, searching for the career thats right for me. I started of as ancillary staff but after less then 1 and a 1/2 years I became part of The Lift, Mobility, & Compression...

#trauma-nursing #firefighting #firefighter #emergency-room #surgery #registered-nurses #nursing

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Deb Pahl’s Avatar Shelley DeReu RN, BSN, ARRT(N)’s Avatar Cielo Ortiz’s Avatar
Active Aug 14 '18 at 08:14 PM

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Deb Pahl | Seeking Upper Management Level Position in Nurse Case ... It sounds as if you have already done much to help ...

What's it really like to be a Neurosurgeon or in Neuroscience in general?

I originally wanted to pursue a career in Astrology or any science. I felt that if I wanted to achieve goals such as doing charity and making the world a better place, I needed a high paying career/job that would be enjoyable and interesting. So, what are the feelings of being a Neurosurgeon;...

#brain-surgeon #success #morals #career #science #neuroscientist #neurosurgery #general-career-questions #money #neuroscience #surgery #research

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Active Apr 13 '18 at 12:14 AM

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Posted by Brooklyn M.’s Avatar Brooklyn M.
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Lindsey Manning-Djabbari | Entrepreneur & Community Builder Great question Brooklyn. I'm sorry it hasn't been answered yet! I ...

Neonatal Surgeon

I am looking into options as to what I want to major in. Does anyone have feedback on neonatal surgery? #surgery #neonatal #infants #peds...

#medicine

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Active Jul 17 '18 at 09:17 PM

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Is a surgeon a good career to have?

I am really interested in being a surgeon. But you have to go to school for a long time. Is it worth all the time at school. Does it have good pay? #surgeon #surgery #medical-school #neurosurgeon #career...

#lotsofschool

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Active Jul 04 '18 at 09:29 PM

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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential It could be. The most important thing for you to do ...

Is cardiology a good field to become a surgeon in?

I am a rising junior in college and I know its really early to be thinking about this. I am positive I want to become a surgeon and have chosen three fields that sound interesting to me: Cardiothoracic surgeon, General surgeon, or Trauma Surgeon, in that order. #surgeon #general-surgery...

#medicine #cardiac-surgeon #surgery #doctor

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Active Jul 01 '18 at 06:29 AM

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Posted by Adam L.’s Avatar Adam L.

How do you keep your career from becoming your entire life?

While I want to be passionate about and focused on my career, I want to be able to balance work and family. I think there is definitely a way to have the best of both worlds, but I would enjoy some input on how to best go about accomplishing that. #doctor #medicine #surgery #surgeon...

#surgeons

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Active Jun 25 '18 at 01:19 AM

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Hwal Lee | PA-S Ally,I wonder if you've started your college career yet since the ...

If hoping to get into medical school, what is the best path to take?

One of my friends keeps telling me it would be best to choose a major not many people choose so I am set apart; however, is it still a better idea to major in your science or something different? #doctor #medicine #surgery #neonatal #college #college-major #medical-school...

#hospital-and-health-care #healthcare

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Active Jun 21 '18 at 06:35 PM

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Posted by Bailey S.’s Avatar Bailey S.
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Mohamed Rilvan | Cybersecurity Analyst First part is to develop love for Science. Read about biology, ...

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