Pediatrician

Changing one life at a time...

Do you love children? Have you always wanted to help people who are ill? Then being a pediatrician is the PERFECT job for you. Being a pediatrician is a great way to help kids stay healthy while they are growing up and you still receive a pretty high salary. A pediatrician has the potential to earn a very high salary and allows for you to have a flexible work schedules. Just seeing one of your patient’s health improve will leave you with an effervescent feeling knowing that all your hard work wasn't wasted.

Daily Responsibilities

  • Providing medical care to people ranging in age from newborns to young adults
  • Examining, treating, and diagnosing children with illnesses/injuries
  • Routine Check-ups
  • Administer immunizations to protect kids from certain diseases
  • Teaching others how to take care of children on a regular basis

Advantages


  • Working with a variety of people
  • Potential to earn a very high salary
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Seeing a patient progress is a good feeling
  • Interesting work
  • The need for pediatricians has increased


Education

It takes many years of college to become a pediatrician.

  • Four years of college
  • Four years of medical school
  • One year of Pediatrics internship
  • Two years of Pediatrics residency