Radiologist

By: Tyler Cornell

Education Required

1. Bachelor's Degree heavily in Biology/ Physics


2. Passing Medical College Administration Test


3. Four Year Medical School


4. Four Year Residency Training


5. Obtain a State Medical License


6. Doctor of Medicine Degree

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Biology is a Key Role

Work Environment

Common Workplaces include:


-Public or Private Hospitals

-Clinic

-Special units within a hospital

Training

Training occurs as listed below


-Must meet the requirements for medical school

-Attend 4 years of medical school (radiology electives)

-A year of an internship

-4 year residency in diagnosis radiology


Following this training you must take test from the American Board of Radiology


-If you opt for a 2 year fellowship, you can go into deeper radiology.

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Radiology On-the- Job Training

Military

Military is always looking, such as the army for radiologist. It is important for the army to be able to diagnosis/ treat injuries, especially on the battlefield. You would to complete 10 weeks of basic combat, then 46 weeks of Individual training.
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A brief demo of the military

Job Description

As a radiologist, you would do the following things:


-Work with X-Rays, CT Scans, and MRIs

-Diagnose and help make treatment options based on patient's problems

-Looking and understanding medical images

-Work/take photos with the X-Rays

-Judgement on the best treatment options

-Practice safe methods of radioactivity

-Relies information to physicians

Salary

Staring Salary: $128,000


Average: $250,000


Maximum: $396,000

Work Cited

Cresswell, Sophie. "What Does It Take to Become a Radiologist in the US?" GAP
Medics, 6 Dec. 2013, www.gapmedics.com/blog/2013/12/06/
what-does-it-take-to-become-a-radiologist-in-the-us/. Accessed 13 Oct.
2016.

"Careers in Nuclear Science." Learn.org, 2014, learn.org/articles/
Careers_in_Nuclear_Science_Frequently_Asked_Questions.html. Accessed 15
Oct. 2016.

"Radiologist Duties, Responsibilities and Career Information." Study.com, 2016,
study.com/radiologist.html?scrlybrkr=275c9f38. Accessed 15 Oct. 2016.


"Medical Imaging Technicians." Careers in Military, www.careersinthemilitary.com/
index.cfm?fuseaction=main.careerdetail&mc_id=44.


"Clinical Radiologist." Inside Radiology, 13 Oct. 2016,
www.insideradiology.com.au/clinical-radiologist/. Accessed 15 Oct. 2016.


Photos:

Radiology training. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.
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Radiology department. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.
http://quest.eb.com/search/132_1266848/1/132_1266848/cite. Accessed 15 Oct 2016.


Radiology department. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.
http://quest.eb.com/search/132_1271867/1/132_1271867/cite. Accessed 15 Oct 2016.


Radiology department equipment. Bellepierre CHD in Saint-Denis Hospital at Reunion Island. Photo. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.
http://quest.eb.com/search/300_167689/1/300_167689/cite. Accessed 15 Oct 2016.


Radiology lab. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.
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Radiology department equipment. Bellepierre CHD in Saint-Denis Hospital at Reunion Island. Photo. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.
http://quest.eb.com/search/300_166215/1/300_166215/cite. Accessed 15 Oct 2016.

Viewing X-rays. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.
http://quest.eb.com/search/132_1262202/1/132_1262202/cite. Accessed 15 Oct 2016.

Radiologist studying an X-ray. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.
http://quest.eb.com/search/132_1376063/1/132_1376063/cite. Accessed 15 Oct 2016.

A-level results. Photography. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.

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