Medical Specialties Career Video

Medical Specialties Career Video

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JOB TITLE: Anesthesiologists
ONET: 29-1211.00
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Administer anesthetics and analgesics for pain management prior to, during, or after surgery.

JOB TITLE: Allergists and Immunologists
ONET: 29-1229.01
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose, treat, and help prevent allergic diseases and disease processes affecting the immune system.

JOB TITLE: Cardiologists
ONET: 29-1212.00
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose, treat, manage, and prevent diseases or conditions of the cardiovascular system. May further subspecialize in interventional procedures (e.g., balloon angioplasty and stent placement), echocardiography, or electrophysiology.

JOB TITLE: Dermatologists
ONET: 29-1213.00
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose and treat diseases relating to the skin, hair, and nails. May perform both medical and dermatological surgery functions.

JOB TITLE: Emergency Medicine Physicians
ONET: 29-1214.00
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Make immediate medical decisions and act to prevent death or further disability. Provide immediate recognition, evaluation, care, stabilization, and disposition of patients. May direct emergency medical staff in an emergency department.

JOB TITLE: Neurologists
ONET: 29-1217.00
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose, manage, and treat disorders and diseases of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves, with a primarily nonsurgical focus.

JOB TITLE: Ophthalmologists, Except Pediatric
ONET: 29-1241.00
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose and perform surgery to treat and help prevent disorders and diseases of the eye. May also provide vision services for treatment including glasses and contacts.

JOB TITLE: Physicians, Pathologists
ONET: 29-1222.00
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose diseases and conduct lab tests using organs, body tissues, and fluids. Includes medical examiners.

JOB TITLE: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians
ONET: 29-1229.04
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose and treat disorders requiring physiotherapy to provide physical, mental, and occupational rehabilitation.

JOB TITLE: Preventive Medicine Physicians
ONET: 29-1229.05
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Apply knowledge of general preventive medicine and public health issues to promote health care to groups or individuals, and aid in the prevention or reduction of risk of disease, injury, disability, or death. May practice population-based medicine or diagnose and treat patients in the context of clinical health promotion and disease prevention.

JOB TITLE: Psychiatrists
ONET: 29-1223.00
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose, treat, and help prevent mental disorders.

JOB TITLE: Radiologists
ONET: 29-1224.00
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose and treat diseases and injuries using medical imaging techniques, such as x rays, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine, and ultrasounds. May perform minimally invasive medical procedures and tests.

JOB TITLE: Sports Medicine Physicians
ONET: 29-1229.06
OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Diagnose, treat, and help prevent injuries that occur during sporting events, athletic training, and physical activities.