Neurologist Assists Patient

Neurologists are physician specialists who diagnose and treat patients with diseases and disorders affecting such areas as the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, muscles, and autonomic nervous system.

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Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Duties Interview patients; review and update patients' charts; order and review tests and exams; prescribe treatment plans; discuss course of action with other medical staff and patients
Salary Range $100,000+
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Best Geographical Location(s) Nationwide, particularly urban centers
Minimum Education Level
  • Medical Degree
School Subjects
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Health
Experience Residency
Personality Traits
  • Helpful
  • Scientific
  • Social
  • Interpersonal
  • Math
  • Scientific
Certification or Licensing Required
Special Requirements None
Employment Prospects Excellent
Advancement Prospects Excellent
Outlook Much Faster than the Average
Career Ladder
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Neurologist
  • Resident
  • Intern

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