Now that you have decided to that medicine is the love of your life, you need to decide what part of medicine do you want to specialize in.
This is quite an important decision since a lot of time is needed to learn any one speciality in the field of medical science. It is hard to go back and learn some other speciality from scratch.
But first you need to be sure that a career in medicine is the right career for you. This article from aafp.org will tell you if this is medicine is the right career choice for you.
Choosing your career is one of the most important decisions that you will ever make. When asked why they chose to pursue medicine, most physicians respond that they wanted to make a difference by helping people and positively impacting their lives through health care. Click here to read the whole article.
After reading that, if you are still convinced that it is infact the right career for you, then let us try and narow down your speciality. The following article Jihan Lee from lifehack.org will shed some light on this topic.
Careers in the medical field have consistently been popular. Medical professions can be stable, well paid, and there’s always a need for medical personnel. In fact, the demand for health care professionals is rising in the US owing to the nation’s growing aging population. Read more about this here.
That should have helped you get a rough idea on what you want to do as a medical practitioner. Let us now hear a current medical practitioner to get a better idea on the same topic.
Hopefully, now you have shortlist of specializations that you might want to take up later. Now all you need to do is figure out how to become a physical therapist, veterinarian, surgeon or a general practitioner.