Duties and Responsibilities:
They are also known as cardiothoracic surgeons. They specialize in surgically treating illnesses and conditions that affect the heart, lung, esophagus, and major blood vessels in the chest.
After getting a Bachelor’s in either biology or chemistry, you must take another for 4 years of medical school. After graduating from medical school you must have a 4-5 year residency in a hospital performing surgery.
The pay for this job is excellent!!! But buy the time you’re salary hits that range you’re already in your early thirties. This jobs has a lot of stepping stones to become a real surgeon.