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Doctor

A doctor is a person who is skilled in the science of medicine or we can say a person who is trained and licensed to treat sick and injured people.

Career Options

  • - Anesthesiologist - Family Physician - Pediatrician - Surgeon - Internist - Public Health Worker - Health Journalist

Educational Qualifications

  • - 12th examination, minimum of 50% in aggregate of Physics, Chemistry and Biology from a recognized board. - Seat through competitive exams like NEET, AIIMS, JIPMER Puducherry, CMC-Vellore, etc to get into medical colleges.

Personal Skills

  • - Compassion - Strong work ethic - Professionalism - Knowledge - Confidence - Humility - Passion

Courses to be pursued

  • - MBBS - Homeopathy (BHMS) - Homeopathy (BHMS) - Optometry (B.Optom.)

Top Colleges

  • Maulana Azad Medical College Address: 2, Bahadur Shah Zafar Road, Balmiki Basti, New Delhi, Delhi 110002 Phone: 011 2323 9279 Website: http://www.mamc.ac.in/
  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences Address: Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi 110029 Phone: 011 2658 8500 Website: https://aiims.edu/en.html

Working Conditions

A doctor is responsible for the work outcome of the staff they supervise. They are often placed in conflict situations in which patients and family members may be unpleasant or aggressive. They work as a part of the team providing care to patients. Communicate with medical staff and patients daily by phone, e-mail, and in person.

Top Companies

  • Apollo Hospitals Address: Sunny Side Building, 3rd Floor, East Block, No. 8/17 Shafee Mohammed Road, Chennai - 600 006 Phone: +91-44-28290200 / 28293333 +91-44-28296677 Website: https://www.apollohospitals.com/
  • Max Hospitals Address: 1, DrJhaMarg, Okhla Phase III, New Delhi, Delhi 110020 Phone: 011 4259 8000 Website: https://www.maxhealthcare.in/

Successful Persons

Devi Shetty

Devi Prasad Shetty is an Indian cardiac surgeon who is also the chairman and founder of Narayana Health, a chain of 21 medical centers in India. Dr. Shetty has performed over 15,000 cardiac surgeries. He has also bee awarded with Padma Shri in 2004 by the Government of India.

A.G.K. Gokhale

A.G.K. Gokhale is an Indian cardiac surgeon at Apollo Hospitals. Dr. Gokhale is known for being the first surgeon to perform a successful human to human heart transplant and first successful lung transplant in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. He is also the recipient of Padma Shri Award in 2016.

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