Cardiothoracic surgeons have always held a title that earned them respect from their medical peers. They also earn a high income.
In the past, every cardiovascular health issue required surgery to diagnose and heal. However, that’s no longer the case. Interventional cardiology uses transradial catheterization to access the heart to treat patients. This method reduces the possibility of complications and results in a much quicker recovery period. Specializing in this form of cardiology can increase your […]
When patients are getting ready to undergo surgery, they want to be sure that they are under the care of the best surgeon the hospital can offer. Despite this, very few patients even consider how important a role their anesthesiologist plays. As an anesthesiologist, you ensure the safety and comfort of those patients while they […]
At some point in college or med school, you probably realized that physicians in specialties earn considerably higher salaries than physicians that focus on primary care. According to Medscape, the average primary care physician in the United States earns approximately $243K per year. At the same time, specialists earn an average of $346K per year. Among […]
Once Match Day and med school graduation are behind you, the idea starts to sink in: You’re about to become a physician. For most medical school graduates, this is an exciting time in life. It’s your first chance to work full-time in a hospital. It’s your first real opportunity to understand what hands-on patient care […]
Although most neurologists would agree that they aren’t in it for the money, most would also agree that they are willing to take steps to ensure that they earn a fair salary. The business of medicine is difficult to navigate at times, with so many different factors weighing in. And neurologists don’t typically take business […]
There is a big debate in the oral surgeon industry regarding the value of the extra education that some choose to pursue. They call it “the million-dollar decision.” According to this idea, the extra two years of school that an oral surgeon needs for a medical degree will end up costing them. To the tune […]
Compensation: Comparing the Top Reports of 2020 As we approach the end of the year, millions of healthcare professionals are reflecting on their financial year. The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted virtually every aspect of social and economic life in the United States, so it is an especially important time to think about how best to […]