Specialized knowledge in one aspect of general medicine may be acquired for further career development:
- Surgeon- surgery (performing surgeries)
- Pediatrician (children’s ailments)
- Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (women’s health)
- Pathologist (abnormalities of cells)
- Other specialized areas
Medical doctors can work in hospitals, clinics, state departments, and tertiary institutions such as universities as a lecturer/professor. Other career options include research centers, sports centers/sports organizations, and laboratories.