Also called: Acute Care Physician, MD Urologist, Physician, Urologist
In the Air Force: Urologist; Urologist, Oncology; Urologist, Pediatrics
In the Navy: Urologist
What they do:Diagnose, treat, and help prevent benign and malignant medical and surgical disorders of the genitourinary system and the renal glands.
On the job, you would:
- Diagnose or treat diseases or disorders of genitourinary organs and tracts including erectile dysfunction (ED), infertility, incontinence, bladder cancer, prostate cancer, urethral stones, or premature ejaculation.
- Document or review patients' histories.
- Order and interpret the results of diagnostic tests, such as prostate specific antigen (PSA) screening, to detect prostate cancer.
Education and Training
Math and Science
Arts and Humanities
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Electronic mail software
Word processing software
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