The first step in evaluating your medical future will be to decide which of the many medical fields you would like to enter. The years that lie before you will be ones of hard work, financial commitment and a substantial amount of time which will be coupled with opportunity costs in many areas of your life. Any doctor would agree, the best path to success in your field is to love what you are doing. In other words, this is the time to ask yourself what job you would like to do for the rest of your life.
If you enjoy research or working with people in need of medical expertise, there are numerous choices within the category of physicians. We have developed an informative, comprehensive guide for many of the specialties in which you might have an interest. There is an Expert Interview with an accomplished physician who gives direct answers to the very questions you might have about living the life of a physician. Additionally, there are 47 Physician Career Track options which will fill you in on the specifics of each specialty.
A psychiatrist is a medical doctor who has further specialized into healing areas involving cognitive processes, mental health and disease, emotional disorders and behavioral dysfunctions. If you have an interest in being a medical doctor who works with patients to diagnose their problems and determine a physiological and psychological treatment program involving various therapies; required or optimal medications and a continuation of research in the specialty areas of which you are involved; then our 10 Career Track options will be your next destination. If you seek a personal approach as well, the Expert Interview with Questions and Answers, will also be of interest.
You probably know if you are destined to become a dentist; it is one of the few careers each of us has experienced at some point in our lives. What you might not have been exposed to are the specialty areas in the field of dentistry. We have researched 8 Career Tracks available to those who desire to enter the field of dentistry. In addition, there is an Expert Interview you will want to read; a specialist in the field shares the uniqueness of his career choice in a Question and Answer format.
Your love of all animals and pets is what will lead you to a career in the veterinary field. The life of a veterinarian is one of commitment to the well-being of animals as well as assisting their owners in understanding the uniqueness of your medical practice. Questions and Answers with an expert in the field will help you to understand what it is like to be a vet; as will the 21 Career Track options we have researched and made available.
In a world where branded medications and compounds have transformed the quality of life for millions, a career in pharmacy is an admirable choice in doctoral fields. Four of the most popular specialty options are presented on our Career Track page, as well as a more involved description of the field. For an up close and personal look at the day-to-day life of an expert in the field, check out the interview in the Questions and Answers section.
Understanding the human body in a holistic and natural manner defines the Career Track of the chiropractor. Healing patients in the least intrusive of manners, these doctors have become increasingly in demand as patients seek to have chemical-free relief from pain and to promote preventive lifestyles in general. Our expert, in the Question and Answer section, will help anyone interested in the field examine the possibilities available as a modern chiropractor.