CARDIOLOGIST : A cardiologist is a doctor that focus on the cardiovascular system. Cardiologist run test, diagnose a patient, and prescribe medicine. Sometimes cardiologist do intervention.
4 Years of Med School
6-8 years general internal medicine training
Passing score of the MCAT
Why did I choose this career? A: I chose this career because of my grandfather and my great grandmother past away from heart disease. Also, this has been proven that these diseases have been genetically passed down. I would love to personally prevent these conditions Losing a family through a disease that is preventable is heartbreaking. Also, many people don't have the fund for medical insurance that's one of the reason many people pass away from that.
What will I be doing?
Give you a physical exam
Order special test
Check blood pressure
This doesn't include any benefits that may be received.
The base salary for Cardiologist - Non-Invasive ranges from $309,800 to $462,700 with the average base salary of $382,200.
Based on the Bureau of labor statics(BSL), physicians/ surgeons will grow from 2016 to 2026.
How can I prepare myself for the future?
A: By expanding my critical thinking skills. Becoming any type of physican requires you to be on your toes. Educating myself more because is always something new to learn every day. Pass the MCAT exam with an impressive score.
Problems within this career:
Need for extensive
lack of career satisfaction
the pressure to leave the private practice
Homeless not able to have the funds
In my career, there is a lot of people not completing this career because it takes time. However, my solution to the problems is finding my motivation, what drives me to be successful. I would have something that I can always come back to when I feel the need to give up. To avoid these disease change your eating habits, and watch your blood pressure.
“Physicians and Surgeons : Occupational Outlook Handbook:” U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/physicians-and-surgeons.htm.
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