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At the time, I never imagined I would someday date a doctor. Doctors may make more than your average Joe, but with the debt factored in it’s definitely not an easy or quick path to riches.
Salaries for doctors are declining, with Richard telling me that some nurses now make more than the lowest paid medical specialty – pediatrics.
I’m not referring to the basic dentists and dermatologists, or the more profit-driven plastic surgeons, which are a dime a dozen.
No, I’m talking about the bona fide miracle-workers, the surgeons, the guys with higher brain capacity and willpower and stamina than the rest of us mere mortals.
In previous generations, the long hours worked by the mostly male young doctors were tolerated by their partners as simply part of the deal.
The payoff was the promise of future high earnings and hours that would, in time, become more manageable.
It is in our DNA right next to washing our hands 40 times a day.