A surgeon is a doctor that is trained to help people out by changing their body parts. A surgeons job is very difficult they have to take out body parts that don't function properly and replace them with a new part. A job outlook for a surgeon is very good there are about 691,400 openings needed for 2020. A surgeons responsibility is to fill out papers, be able to work on a patients body, and be able to talk to people for their problems. For a person to become a surgeon the would have to go through 4 years of undergraduate school, 4 years of medical school, and 3 to 8 years of residency. The estimated salary for a surgeon is $205,000. Most surgeons work in hospitals or clinics, but they need to be able to work at any time and any place.
Ways to prepare at Leyden
Courses at Leyden
- Medical Careers
- National Honors Society
Related College Majors
- Cellular and molecular biology
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