Thoracic surgeon

Duties and responsibilities:
they are doctors who perform operations on the lungs, heart, esophagus, and other organs in the chest. a general thoracic surgeon can treat lung cancer, cancer of the esophagus, swallowing disorders such as achalasia, excess sweating called hyperhydrosis, and hiatal hernias. They perform surgerys, transplants, and repairs of organs. They can also do bronchoscopy and/or esophagoscopy

Salary: $446,255

They require a five year surgery residency. Pass an exam and do a program. Classes related to this career should be taken.


Reflection: I would like to perform surgery, especially on hearts.


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