How To Become An Urologist
Urology is a medical discipline that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of conditions related to the urinary tract of both males and females and the reproductive system of males. Urologists are medical doctors that specialize in urology that diagnose and treat patients with many different urological conditions. Urologists must complete an undergraduate degree, medical school, an internship, and residency training. Medical school provides intensive classroom and laboratory instruction and clinical rotations of all major medical disciplines. Employment of all physicians is expected to grow faster than average for all professions, increasing 14% from 2006 to 2016. The growing and aging population and increased need for urology services will drive job growth.