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Orthopaedic Surgery

Physicians in this specialty, seek to restore normal function to a deformed, diseased, or injured part of the musculoskeletal system utilizing medical, surgical, and physical rehabilitation methods.

Values & Personality Traits of Physicians in Orthopaedic Surgery

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Specialists Value
  • Creativity
  • Decision making
  • Independence
  • Taking care of people
Specialists do not value
  • Achievement
  • Feedback from others
  • Good income
  • Prestige
  • Security
  • Sufficient time off

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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
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