Surgeon

Operate to repair injuries, correct deformities, prevent and treat diseases and improve human body functions and appearance.

Surgeon

Undergraduate Courses To Become

Surgeon

Recommended major/s to pursue this career

These majors can provide a foundation of knowledge for this career but are not specifically required for admission to the relevant postgraduate qualification:
Postgraduate Courses To Become

Surgeon

Coursework courses to pursue this career

Professional training

After completion of the Doctor of Medicine and working in the public hospital system for two years (internship and residency), doctors interested in becoming a general surgeon can apply to the Royal Australasian College of Physicians to undertake further training and ultimately receive Fellowship which normally takes at least six years of study while working as a doctor.