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Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology is concerned with the structure, function, diseases, and abnormalities of the eye. Patients of all ages, from newborn to geriatric, may seek ophthalmologic care. Although ophthalmology is classified as a surgical specialty, ophthalmologists spend less time in the operating room than most surgeons.

Values & Personality Traits of Physicians in Ophthalmology

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Specialists Value
  • Achievement
  • Good income
  • Independence
  • Taking care of people
  • Working with my hands
Specialists do not value
  • Creativity
  • Decision making
  • Feedback from others

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The American Academy of Ophthalmology
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