For "family practice" in the U.S.A., most medical schools require that you have an undergraduate degree, which normally takes four years but which can be earned in less time; four years of medical school; three years of residency.
What educational background does the physician need to become a family practitioner?
educational background needed if a physician wants to become a family practitioner ...
How many years of college do you need to become a family physician?
You need about 8 or 9 years But you don't got to college you HAVE to go to university to become a family doctor or in other words a family physician!!! :) ...
Is a general practitioner the same as a family doctor, or what is the difference?
They are the same thing. The one is just a fancy name for a family doctor. A general practicioner can look at anything that is bothering a person and the family doctor can do the same thing. ...
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What courses are needed in high school to become a family practitioner?
Other than graduating with good grades to get accepted into college, the actual courses are not critical at this stage. College Prep and AP classes in Chemistry and Biology will help. ...
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What question to ask a family doctor for school project?
You should ask him, what made him want to become a family doctor in the first place, and why become a family doctor, when you can become something better, with a better wage. ...
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What does it mean Family practice?
If a doctor has a family practice, that doctor is a general practitioner who will see anyone who is sick, although in some cases it will be necessary to refer the patient to a specialist. Families with sick children go to family practices. ...
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Is an Advanced nurse practitioner better than a Family Nurse practitioner?
No, a family nurse practitioner is one subspecialty of advanced nurse practitioners. ...
What kind of doctor do you go to for genital warts?
A family practice doctor, general practitioner, internist, gynecologist, urologist, or dermatologist can diagnose and treat genital warts. ...
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What is the name of a doctor that takes care of all patients?
A family practitioner is a physician who provides primary care to patients of all ages. ...
What is the base salary of a family practitioner?
According to Salary.com the average salary of a family practitioner is $149,724 -Miran Dapag D.O. According to Salary.com the average salary of a family practitioner is $149,724 -Miran Dapag D.O. ...
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What kind of education does a family nurse practitioner have?
Family nurse practitioners have education starting from registered nurse and moving to advanced registered nurse. They must have a master degree in Registered nursing then a practical registered nurse before can become a nursing practitioner. ...
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Where can I go to get information for gastric bypass doctor?
Your family doctor must have an information about gastric bypass doctor. Visiting family doctor is a good experience if you want to become a gastric bypass doctor. ...
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How long does it take to become a General Family Practitioner?
four years of medical school, at leats 5 years of residency, a