Question: Which Medical Specialty Is Most In Demand?

Check out the full list of the most in-demand specialties to see if your desired choice made the cut.

  • Family medicine.
  • Internal medicine.
  • Emergency medicine.
  • Psychiatry.
  • Obstetrics & gynecology.
  • Neurology.
  • Radiology.
  • Gastroenterology.

According to an online survey of more than 20,000 physicians across 29 specialties, the highest-paying medical specialties are:

  1. Plastic surgery—$501,000 per year.
  2. Orthopedics—$497,000.
  3. Cardiology—$408,000.
  4. Radiology—$401,000.
  5. Dermatology—$392,000.

What kind of doctors are needed most?

The most in-demand doctors—and why

  • Family medicine;
  • Internal medicine;
  • Psychiatry;
  • Hospitalist;
  • Nurse practitioner;
  • Ob/gyn;
  • Orthopedic surgery;
  • Emergency medicine;

What is the easiest medical specialty?

but there are some Medical Specialties that is so easy ( Comparing to others ) like : Radiology, Dermatology, ENT and anesthesia. The easiest medical specialty is anything that you do, but don’t care enough to be good at.

What kind of doctors will be in demand in the future?

With physician retirements and an aging population putting more strain on health care, doctors will be needed more than ever.

20 Types of physicians needed in the US

  1. Family physicians.
  2. Internists.
  3. Pediatricians.
  4. Psychiatrists.
  5. Obstetricians and gynecologists.
  6. Surgeons.
  7. Anesthesiologists.
  8. Pathologists.