general surgeon

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    Nothing I want more than to just be a surgeon...

    Hello, I am posting this on behalf of my boyfriend since he does not have an account- he is currently a burn surgery fellow that has recently completed 3 prelim General Surgery residency years. He matched into a prelim-year 1 spot straight out of med-school, did well, but the organization pretty...
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    3rd year medical student: love surgery but scared

    Hi guys! I'm a third year osteopathic medical student. I'm currently on my surgery rotation and I do really like it. Only problem is I get really nervous and freeze when my preceptor asks me to suture or do anything. I think I want to go into surgery, but if I can't even suture when the...
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    General Surgery salary 2017 MGMA

    Hi All, I've been reading SDN since for about 15 years but this is my first post. I have a contract renegotiation coming up. Can someone help me with the most recent MGMA or fair market values for wRVU/yr, $/wRVU, total reimbursement etc.? I am the only (general or otherwise) surgeon in a...
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    Free (Giving away) New (free) open access textbook: Textbook of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

    I hope you don't mind us posting this, but it's very relevant to people on this forum. UCL Press have just released an open access textbook, Textbook of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, that can be downloaded for free in both PDF and app format (print is also available for sale). It can be...
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    General Surgeon Needed in the Beautiful Southwest

    Enthusiastic General Surgeon needed to join busy general surgery practice in northwestern New Mexico. San Juan Surgical, LLC is an established practice currently consisting of a solo general surgeon in practice for over 30 years. Office is located within walking distance of a community hospital...