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How long is schooling to be an orthopedic surgeon?


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2014-06-27 22:44:06
2014-06-27 22:44:06

The schooling to be an orthopedic surgeon is quite long. It begins with 4 years of undergrad work, followed by 4 years of medical school. You will then be required to complete at least 2 years of training in surgery and a residency.

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The full title of these doctors is Orthopedic Surgeon. They are a special type of surgeon that deals with the skeletal system. Any surgery on the skeleton would be done by an Orthopedic Surgeon.

On average the residency for an Orthopedic Surgeon is around 5 years with 1 year of General Surgery. In some cases the residency can be as low as 4 years.

An orthopedic surgeon works on the skeletal system, or better known as bones.

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The average income in the United States per year for an orthopedic surgeon is $426,732.

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An orthopedic surgeon specializes in operations on bones and joints.

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4 years of medical school, 5 years of orthopedic surgery residency training, 1 year pediatric orthopedic surgery fellowship

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quite simply a orthopedic surgeon is A) a surgeon and B) preforms surgery to repair joints a cardiologist uses non-surgical techiques to treat the heart

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a bachelor's degree is required along with a M.D. of D.O. The highest degree an Orthopedic Surgeon can earn is a PhD.

Medical degree, experience on the floor as well as residency and fellowship training are essential to be considered for training as an orthopedic surgeon.

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