If you are considering becoming a cosmetic dermatologist, you need to be prepared for a long road. The need for drive and perseverance in order to go through a lot of schooling and post-graduate training. It’s not an easy road, but worth it if you really want to be a dermatologist. This video will explain some specific steps on that path.
First, you must get a bachelor’s degree, which is a benefit if it is a premed-related course. It will educate you in the basic principles of medicine. You will be able to show medical schools why you would like to study medicine and aid in connecting. When you’ve completed the test you’ll be accepted to four semesters of medical school.
Medical school can be a difficult to crack, and even if you do manage to get through it, you’re not finished. When you have decided to specialize in dermatology, you’ll have to go through four more years of dermatology residency. The knowledge you gain from this on-the job training.
After you have completed the course, you could look into fellowships, or different opportunities to get specialist. Additionally, you can begin your practice right away. It is possible to work in an institution, have a practice or even open your own practice. To learn more, check out the above video.