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Is it possible to be a surgeon even you have adhd?

13 doctors weighed in
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
6 doctors agree

In brief: Yes.

Adhd affects people of all sizes, shapes and capabilities.
Many doctors have some degree of adhd.

In brief: Yes.

Adhd affects people of all sizes, shapes and capabilities.
Many doctors have some degree of adhd.
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree

In brief: Absolutely

Surgery is a perfect profession for a bright restless adhd person! no set routines! emergencies all the time! no boring sit behind a desk kind of day! run to the er for a trauma case! I have many surgeons in my practice with adhd! if you love medicine and surgery, go for it!

In brief: Absolutely

Surgery is a perfect profession for a bright restless adhd person! no set routines! emergencies all the time! no boring sit behind a desk kind of day! run to the er for a trauma case! I have many surgeons in my practice with adhd! if you love medicine and surgery, go for it!
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. Thomas Seck
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

I know some surgeons that have adhd.
With all the treatment options we have today there is no reason adhd should limit anyone's goals.

In brief: Yes

I know some surgeons that have adhd.
With all the treatment options we have today there is no reason adhd should limit anyone's goals.
Dr. Thomas Seck
Dr. Thomas Seck
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