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2012-05-08 19:25:28
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I am an orthopedic surgeon. It is a long process.

1. Four years of college

2. Four years of medical school

3. Five years of orthopedic residency

4. One year of fellowship

That is 14 years of education after high school.

Other surgical specialties, such as general surgery, neurosurgery, plastic surgery, etc are similar in total length, but differ slightly in terms of length of residency.


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