Career as a Medical Surgeon

in India

Medical Surgeon is a specialist of surgeries. As a Medical Surgeon, you can either carry out general surgeries or you can specialise or super specialise and carry out surgeries in a specific area. You will treat the patient before surgeries, prescribe medicines, perform surgeries, keep patient on check-up, help them in healing wounds, prescribe post-surgery medicines and care. You will work in a team or individually along with a nurse and their healthcare assistants to perform surgeries.


Why become a Medical Surgeon?

Do you fancy becoming a doctor and working to treat and cure human diseases? Are you prepared for a long period of preparation to become a specialist Surgeon? Five and a half years to get an MBBS, then another 3 years to get an MS. To become a Super Specialist Surgeon, you will need an M.Ch. or FRCS or similar Post Graduate qualification. That will take another 3-5 years. But in spite of the hard work, do you want to get the satisfaction of seeing a smile on a patient? Will you love to spend long hours assisting people and being respected by all? Money is not the only thing in a career in Medical Science, but the role you play to keep people healthy and the satisfaction you get is unparalleled.

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