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What It Takes To Be A Doctor?

It is said that hospital walls hear more prayers than the walls of any religious place. The reason for this is that people know that God is going to help them by spiritual means but on practical level only doctor can save their patient. This is the reason that doctors Mosman are known as semi-god because after God Himself, only doctors can save a patient from any form of grave disease or ailment. Unlimited number of professions can be seen around the world but one of the most appreciated and highly respected professions is the profession of medicine. The reason for this immense respect that people hold for medical professionals is that they find this field extremely selfless. Nurses, doctors, surgeons, specialists and all other staff members come under the category of medical profession. In this article, we will be discussing about doctors and what it takes to be a doctor.


Everyone is well aware with the fact that to become a doctor, one must study the whole course of MBBS. MBBS is the abbreviation for bachelors in medicine and bachelors in science. This course is about five years long in almost all parts of the world and is counted as one of the most difficult or complex course among all other courses. Each individual have to pass this MBBS course after which he has to do house job for a year. After this six year of study and practice, a person is given a license to be a doctor and have his own clinic. However, if a person further wants to specialize in a particular field then he has to do specialization of almost four years to become a specialist or a surgeon. Conclusively, we can say that it takes about six years to be a doctor and eleven years to be a specialist doctor or surgeon.


Doctors can further be categorized on the basis of their specialization in particular parts of a body. Doctor who does not do specialization becomes general practitioner. General practitioner diagnosis and prescribes the required medication to the patient. However, if a doctor does specialization then he can diagnose as well as operate the particular body organ or part. Specialists who have specialized in the field of heart are known as cardiologist. Then there are neurologist, gynaecologist, dermatologist, etc. They differ on the basis of their specialist field. Moreover, there are general surgeons who can operate surgery of any body part or organ.


We can see that most of the children want to become doctor when they grow up but becoming a doctor is not an easy job. It takes about seven to eleven years to become a doctor, specialist or surgeon. Doctors are highly respected and appreciated all across the world. Each and every medical professional gives his hundred percent to save a life. “Mind your health medical centre” have appointed the best doctors who are expert in their respective fields.