An oncologist is a doctor who is qualified in treatment of cancer. He or She should be fully trained in the various types of cancer and the best treatment for each. An oncologist may also specialize in and treat only a specific type of cancer.
The median expected salary for a typical Physician-Oncology in the United States is $232,908. The median expected salary for a typical Physician-Oncology in the United States is $236,674.

How to become an Oncologist; Oncologist must graduate from accredited medical school, they must complete residency training as a specialist in internal medicine and then additional training in oncology. All states required oncologist to be licensed, licensing requirements include graduating from an accredited school, having an internal medicine residency, completing oncology training, and passing a license examination.

It takes about 13 yrs to become a Physician Oncologist; it’ll start about 4 yrs at an un graduated institution, 4 yrs at an internal medicine resident, and then about 2 more yrs in oncology subspecialty residency. It would give you a total of 8 yrs of collage and about 5 more years as a resident before qualifying for an Oncologist.

I want to be an Oncologist, cause I love helping people and I’m very good at talking and getting along with others. I think cancer is a very delicate type of sickness you got to be very careful on what you do with the patients. Be careful.

Where would I go to college to study; Baylor College of Medicine.http://www.bcm.edu/.Cause it has very high standards and they absolutely know what their doing in it. Another school I know would love to be in it is the Ohio State University of College of Medicine, http://medicine.osu.edu/Pages/default.aspx, that college also has high standards and they collaborate together on what they are doing and stay together.

I think Oncology is a very hard carrier and takes up a lot of time, but at the end you’ll be helping a lot of people. Yeah it’s a long way to go but I will finish it.

To get started you got to start learning Autonomy that’s a ways to start and then from their on you’ll start knowing what you want to do with your life. Theirs a whole lot type of cancers, the ones that occur the most are; Bladder Cancer, bladder cancer is any of several types of malignant growth of the urinary bladder.

Breast Cancer is, a cancer originating from breast tissue, most commonly from the inner living of milk fluid of the lobules that supply the ducts with milk.

Colon and Rectal Cancer also known as Colorectal Cancer includes cancerous growth in the colon, rectum, and appendix it is the 4th most common cancer in the U.S.

Leukemia is a cancer of the blood and bone marrow characterized by an abnormal increase of blood cells.

Dental Hygienist

lg1428_dental_hygiene.jpgA Dental Hygienist is a licensed dental professional who specializes in preventive oral health. Focusing on oral hygiene they work for a dentist some are licensed to administer local anesthesia. Procedures performed by hygienist’s include cleaning known as prophylaxis scaling and root planning, for some patients with periodontal disease. In order to become a dental hygienist in the United States is you must graduate from a dental school, with an associate degree, a certificate of a bachelor or masters degree from a dental school accredited by the American dental association (ADA). You have to be licensed by the state in which they practice after a two-year term from a dental college. You also have to pass a written board exam as well as a clinical board exam. A dental hygienist school program usually requires both education courses to a specific field of dental hygiene. The general education courses that are important to dental hygiene degrees are College level algebra, biology, and chemistry. Specific dental hygiene includes anatomy, oral anatomy, materials science, pharmacology, radiography, periodontogy nutrition, and clinical skills. When they get their license they have to be willing to work well with others. Their future looks bright the occupation is projected to grow faster through 2018. Dental hygienist earn a annual salary of 66,570 and a median hourly wage of thirty-two dollars. As older dentist retire and replace the trend of hiring more dental hygienist. Should bring excellent job opportunities for dental hygienist. A lot of dentists are looking to hygienist to perform routine preventative and clinical tasks. Leaving them time to focus on advanced work. Dentist who have more hygienist tend to work on ore patients. Because of this shift jobs prospects are excellent for dental hygienist.

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