Career Questions tagged Surgery

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Rebecca C. Mar 13, 2018 128 views

Is it better to be a part of Doctors without Borders early or later in my career?

I am an aspiring surgeon and I absolutely love to help others. However, I understand college can be expensive and that it will take me a few years to grow accustumed to the job. So, is it better for me to wait and settle into the pace of hospitals here or to go and gain experience before I...

#surgery #medicine #publichealth

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Aalijah J. Jan 16, 2018 292 views

How do you choose the right career?

I wanted to become a surgeon since I was little, but as I got older, I also found an interest in both music and engineering. I want to choose the right career for myself, but I don’t know how. #surgery #engineering #music #whatdoido...

#passion

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Sophie F. Jan 08, 2018 271 views

How do I know as a 9th grader if being a surgeon is right for me?

I’ve always been interested in medicine and surgery but with the insane amount of school and then the residency I don’t know if I’m sure about doing it as a career. #surgery #medicine...

#medschool

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hassan R. Oct 10, 2017 291 views

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...

#hospital-and-health-care

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hassan R. Oct 10, 2017 487 views

How many years of college do you need to be a heart surgeon?

i'm in 10th grade and i want to be a heart surgeon when i grow up #surgery #cardiothoracic-surgeon #medical-practice #doctor...

#medical-education

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trinity M. May 24, 2016 652 views

what is some good advice for an aspiring pediactric surgeon (orthopedic)?

I would like to know anything and everything that can help me further educate myself and also put me in the right direction. #doctor #medicine #pediatrics #surgery #orthopedics #surgeons...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Huy D. May 20, 2016 398 views
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Bailey S. May 18, 2016 441 views

What residency would you start out with to become a neonatal surgeon?

I feel such passion for helping children and babies in need. There are many ways to be found on the internet about what path can be taken to get there; however, I would like a professional opinion on what the best route is? #pediatrics #surgery #neonatal #hospital-and-health-care...

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Denisia P. May 11, 2016 284 views

How competitive is the surgery health field?

High School Graduate wanting to know the stakes. #surgery #medicine #hospital-and-health-care #college...

#career

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Jasmine W. May 08, 2016 387 views

What colleges have the highest reputation for creating successful surgeons?

I'm a freshman in Arkansas, and my high school teachers, while they attempt to be helpful, don't know enough about my future career plans to be of much help. #healthcare #health #surgery #general-surgery #trauma-treatment #doctor #hospital-and-health-care #college #career...

#career-counseling

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evelyn C. Sep 01, 2017 288 views

Is biology a good major to get into medical school?

I want to have a career as a surgeon and i want to be able to know what i should major in to have more chance to get into medical school #medicine...

#surgery

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Alexis K. Sep 01, 2017 434 views

How does the path to becoming a plastic surgeon differ from that of a general surgeon?

Recently, I've been intrigued by a fascinating and controversial career: plastic/reconstructive surgeon. How does the path toward becoming a plastic surgeon differ from someone aspiring to be a general surgeon? And what does this journey entail? It has always haunted me on whether there is...

#doctor #general-surgery #medical-practice #surgery #surgeon #career #medical-school #medicine #plastic-surgery #plastic-surgeon

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Bethany B. Aug 31, 2017 343 views

What are the steps to getting into Medical School?

I want to go to Medical School, but I feel like it seems tough to go about getting into it. #medicine #medical-school...

#surgery

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Jessie S. May 18, 2017 351 views

Would nursing be a good pre-med course to take if you want to become a surgeon?

Nursing gives you a good job to fall back on if you aren't able to become a surgeon but is it good enough to go to medical school with? #nursing #medicine #surgery...

#career-details

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Kieran A. May 24, 2016 481 views
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Aracely A. May 18, 2016 374 views

How long does it take to become a surgeon?

I want to go to med-school but I don't understand the path to go to reach my goal to be a surgeon. In addition, how could I possibly work under a major hospital, such as Mass General Hospital. #college #medicine #healthcare #pre-med #graduate-school #higher-education...

#surgery

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Anna G. May 24, 2016 493 views

What are the most difficult aspects of working in the medical field?

Looking to go into the medical field (specifically in surgery) and curious as to what you find is the most difficult part of working in the field? #doctor #career #medicine #healthcare #surgery...

#career-advice

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Sarah M. May 04, 2016 471 views

Is being a surgical assistant interesting?

I am curious because I am trying to decide. And I would want my job to be fun and interesting. While still learning new things. #doctor #nursing #healthcare #health #surgery #surgeon...

#medical-practice

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maria R. Mar 22, 2017 545 views

Are there different requirements to be a pediatric nurse instead of a general nurse?

Im interested in being a nurse yet i really would love to be a pediatric nurse and i just want to know if there are other requirement or classes ill need to take. #doctor #medicine #nursing #nurse #pediatrics #surgery #pediatric-nursing...

#hospital-and-health-care

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Megan K. Oct 19, 2016 359 views

How do you use math everyday as a surgeon?

I am interested in the health field and am excited to learn more about it. #medicine #math...

#surgery

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Diljot S. Feb 17, 2017 645 views

How many hours a week do surgeons work?

I want to become a neurosurgeon, so approximately how many hours would I be working a day? #doctor #medicine...

#surgery

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Diljot S. Feb 17, 2017 399 views

Does it matter which undergraduate university I go to for medical?

I want to become a surgeon, so do medical schools care about which undergraduate university you went to? And which program? #doctor #medicine...

#surgery

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Montez M. Feb 08, 2017 404 views

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

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

#surgery

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Jalen E. Feb 08, 2017 489 views

What do you surgeons actually do on a regular day?

I am interested in becoming a surgeon someday and I need to know the the type of circumstances I'll be in. What would you (surgeons) say you do on a regular day? Thank you! #healthcare #medical-school #surgery...

#surgeon

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Jalen E. Feb 08, 2017 651 views

Is being a surgeon a hard job?

I am curious about becoming a surgeon and I want to learn more about it. How difficult is the job? What specifically is hard or not hard about the job? Knowing the answers to this question will help me prepare mentally and gather the knowledge I need to succeed. #medicine #healthcare...

#surgery

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Kayla N. Feb 07, 2017 804 views

How to become a Neurosurgeon?

Okay so I have a question or multiple. I am very uneducated about all of this. I am already taking college classes now. Is there anyway I could just go straight into medical school? What is residency? If it is what I am thinking is there anyway to do reisdency in another state or do you have to...

#medicine #neurology #neurosurgeon #surgery #neuroscience

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Libbie M. Dec 15, 2016 448 views

If you work in an ER, could you still maintain a family or your relationships?

I know that most ER doctors have kind of weird hours, and that medical school takes a lot of time to get through, but I want to be able to consider having a family. I'm just looking for a little information about what that would look like because I'm interested in working in an ER. Would it be...

#er-doctor #nurse #doctor #medicine #registered-nurses #surgery #surgeon

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Libbie M. Dec 12, 2016 441 views

Is medical school as hard as people make it out to be?

I would appreciate a professional of someone currently attending medical school to answer this question. I also would like to know what areas make it hard. I am thinking about choosing that career path but I'm a little hesitant about all the school one must take, as well as which areas make it...

#mental-health #medical-education #nurse #doctor #surgery #emergency-room #healthcare #medicine