My Dream

In: English and Literature

Submitted By bananchxco
Words 1196
Pages 5
When I was a kid, I’ve always appreciated the wonders of science and how it greatly contributes to our society in different aspects. At first, I wanted to be a Dentist like my parents because I saw how great it was to be one however, due to my young mind, it changed throughout time. When I was in Elementary, I wanted to be a Pediatrician because I loved kids back then. However, my affection towards kids vanished and it made me confused on which profession to choose. Now that I’m mature enough to make decisions for myself, I managed to come up with the decision of being a Neurologist. Being a Neurologist might be a difficult job but the reason why I chose it is because studying and treating neurological disorders has always fascinated me. The idea of helping people with neurological disorders has always been the reason on why I want to be a Neurologist. Not the salary, not the benefits that I could get but the idea of helping is what’s keeping me going.

Based on observation and research, Neurologist are licensed physicians who specialize in nervous system disorders. They are highly trained physicians who are trained to treat disorders, diseases and impairment to the spinal cord, autonomic nervous system, peripheral nerves, muscles and blood vessels. They are experts at the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders, including stroke, dementia and neuromuscular diseases. As clinicians, neurologists examine patients and may order and interpret diagnostic tests in order to determine the best course of treatment.

Based on research, employment opportunities for physicians and surgeons, including neurologists, are expected to increase by 18% from 2012 to 2022, adding 123,300 jobs over that period, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Based on the website Payscale. com, it was stated that Neurologist can earn up to $197,432 or P 9401711.84.…...