surgeon

By: Rehaab Qaiser

Job Description

Surgeons diagnose or treat injuries or illnesses. They operate on patients to treat injuries, such as broken bones ; diseases, such as cancerous tumors ; deformities, like cleft plates. Also, they examine patients, take medical history, prescribe medication, and interpret diagnostic tests. They even counsel patients on diet, hygiene, and preventive healthcare.

Education Requirements

Surgeons have to spend a lot of time in school. They need a bachelor's degree, 4 years on undergraduate school, 4 years of medical school, and 3-7 years in internship and residency programs.

Salary And Benifets

Surgeons can get paid up to 358,399 a year. They usually start of by 187,200 per year and getting 90.00 dollars an hour. Some benefits are high salary, job security, health care, and the best part helping people out.

Interesting Facts

- There is a huge job outlook for surgeons within the next decade

- Surgeons get a very high pay

- Surgeons have a very important role in medicine

- They have retirement benefits

- Surgeons get great health benefits

- Surgeons don't need that much math in the field.