Surgeon

Surgeon
Examine patients and their medical records to determine the necessity and safety of surgical procedures and to determine the best anesthesia and postoperative medications and treatment. Perform surgery in a sterilized environment according to established guidelines using medical equipment and instruments. May operate on an emergency or planned basis to repair injuries or correct deformities, prevent or treat a disease, or restore proper functionality to an organ or body part. Give direction to other members of the surgical team.

Holand Code

IRS

Field/Cluster:

Health, Medical, Fitness, and Personal Care Services

Future Jobs Avail:

Concerning

Education Level:

5

Job Growth (%)

1

Annual Job Opening

1200

Lowest 10% Salary ($)

94960

Median Salary ($)

208000+

Highest 90% Salary ($)

208000+
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