By Jenny West
What does a pediatrician do?
A pediatrician is a child's physician who provieds preventive health maintenance for healthy children medical care for children who are acutely or chronically ill. They manage the physical, mental, and emotional in every stage of development, in good health or in illness. Pediatricians mainly focus on babies, children, adolescents, and young adults from birth to age 21 years of age. they also diagnose and treat.
What environment do they work in?
How do you become one?
How much do they get paid?
A lot of factors play into their pay but most pediatricains get paid
- Typical Pediatricains- $171,467
- Starting Pediatricains- $135,000
Is this job in high demand?
Yes they are in very high demand because the are specialists and they will stay in high demand.
Are their similar occupations?
- Pediatric nurse
- Pediatric medical assistants
- receptionists work at pediatrician offices