General Surgeon<br />Salva Hasan<br />Block B<br />
Job Overview<br />General Surgeons are doctors who perform many types of surgery<br />Because of their exceptional skills,...
Job Overview (con.)<br />General Surgeons work long, irregular hours <br />They can work up to 100 hours a week<br />Gener...
Education and Training <br />Education for Surgeons is very demanding<br />Occupational Outlook Handbook states, “Formal e...
Education and Training (con.)<br />4 years of medical school, <br />And 3 to 8 years of internship and residency are requi...
Salary, Outlook, and Growth Potential<br />General Surgery is the 2nd highest paying job in the U.S.A., while anesthesiolo...
Salary, Outlook, and Growth Potential (con.)<br />The outlook for a general surgeon is very good, as it is increasing<br /...
Related Careers<br />The career of a general surgeon is in the medical cluster<br />Some related careers are:<br />Anesthe...
Quotes/Interesting Facts<br />Diana Hunt said, “Goals are dreams with deadlines”<br />A Yiddish proverb says, “Do not make...
Quotes/Interesting facts (con)<br />There are about 16,662 General Surgeons currently in the U.S.A.<br />The number of Gen...
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  1. 1. General Surgeon<br />Salva Hasan<br />Block B<br />
  2. 2. Job Overview<br />General Surgeons are doctors who perform many types of surgery<br />Because of their exceptional skills, they help save many lives<br />Surgeons specialize in the treatment of injury, disease, and deformity through operation<br />They do everything from diagnosis to treatment <br />
  3. 3. Job Overview (con.)<br />General Surgeons work long, irregular hours <br />They can work up to 100 hours a week<br />General Surgeons perform many common procedures<br />Many General Surgeons choose to specialize in one type of surgery<br />
  4. 4. Education and Training <br />Education for Surgeons is very demanding<br />Occupational Outlook Handbook states, “Formal education and training requirements for physicians are among the most demanding of any occupation”<br />4 years of pre-medical school,<br />
  5. 5. Education and Training (con.)<br />4 years of medical school, <br />And 3 to 8 years of internship and residency are required<br />
  6. 6. Salary, Outlook, and Growth Potential<br />General Surgery is the 2nd highest paying job in the U.S.A., while anesthesiology is the first<br />The beginning salary for a general surgeon is about $150,00 a year<br />The average salary for a genera surgeon is about $175,00 a year<br />The potential salary for a general surgeon is about $300,000 a year<br />
  7. 7. Salary, Outlook, and Growth Potential (con.)<br />The outlook for a general surgeon is very good, as it is increasing<br />The growth potential is predicted to increase 22%<br />Most critics and journalists think surgeons are underpaid<br />Potential Salary can vary due to experience<br />
  8. 8. Related Careers<br />The career of a general surgeon is in the medical cluster<br />Some related careers are:<br />Anesthesiologists<br />Dentists<br />Veterinarians<br />Chiropractors<br />Optometrists<br />
  9. 9. Quotes/Interesting Facts<br />Diana Hunt said, “Goals are dreams with deadlines”<br />A Yiddish proverb says, “Do not make yourself low people will step on your head<br />In prehistoric times, sharpened flints and other sharp-edged devices were used to perform various surgical operations. <br />
  10. 10. Quotes/Interesting facts (con)<br />There are about 16,662 General Surgeons currently in the U.S.A.<br />The number of General Surgeons has declined by 29% since 1981<br />

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