DOs do well in anesthesia - other than primary care, it's the most DO-friendly. Of course, MDs don't have to worry about that at all.stookie said:Is it harder for a DO to get an allopathic anesthesia residency? How comptetive is that residency?
Yes, it is harder. There are osteopathic anesthesia residencies, however.stookie said:Is it harder for a DO to get an allopathic anesthesia residency? How comptetive is that residency?
javandane said:seems as though anesthesia is taking a turn for the competitive side of the match, hence the next few years may prove more difficult for DOs to land a spot. disappointing, as i myself am interested in the field and attend an osteopathic school. . . .
I suggest looking at the FAQs on the anesthesia forum. These questions are answered there. Good luck to you!stookie said:I read on the anesthesia forum that anesthesiologist have the best lifestyle, and the specialty is great for those who like to spend time with their family. How many hours do one work per day/week? How many patients do you see in a day?