General Surgeon, Physician, Surgeon, Thoracic Surgeon
- Analyze patient's medical history, medication allergies, physical condition, and examination results to verify operation's necessity and to determine best procedure.
- Conduct research to develop and test surgical techniques that can improve operating procedures and outcomes.
- Consult with patient's other medical care specialists, such as cardiologist and endocrinologist, to determine if surgery is necessary.
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People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
You might use software like this on the job:
- Epic Systems
- MEDITECH software
Graphics or photo imaging software
- Computer imaging software
Operating system software
- Microsoft Windows
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