I Am A Doctor Of Medicine Degree Essay

1625 Words Apr 22nd, 2015 null Page
Freshman year in college is where you are supposed to figure your life out so you can prepare for the “real world.” When most of my peers are changing their majors and trying to figure out what they are supposed to do with their lives, I was blessed to have a family and high school that provided me with experiences that made my decision obvious after exploring many options ranging from business to engineering. With already knowing what I would like to do with my life once I receive my undergraduate degree in professional biology with a minor in chemistry. I would like to further my education and attend medical school. Most likely I will be trying to achieve an Osteopathic Degree (DO) not just a Doctor of Medicine Degree (MD). Osteopathic medicine is unique in the manner that they focus on more than just the issue at hand, there is an overall emphasize in “helping each person achieve a high level of wellness by focusing on health promotion and disease prevention” (AACOM). In my personal opinion, I believe this should be the overall goal medicine in general- prevention. If you prevent something from happening then you do not have to deal with the repercussions that will follow. Being a doctor is a lifelong commitment to learning and serving individuals. This is not something that just happens overnight. In my personal case I have always shown an interest in serving others and with the human body. I am fascinated with the groundbreaking abilities that the body processes which…

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