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Gastroenterologists

Overview

Gastroenterologists are physicians who specialize in the treatment of the digestive system and associated organs, such as the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts, and liver. The American Gastroenterological Association has more than 16,000 members. 

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Medical Degree

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

Much Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Curious

Helpful

Scientific

Career Ladder
Private Practice, or College Professor, or Health Care Manager

Gastroenterologist

Medical Resident

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