CAREERS COLLEGES JOBS SCHOLARSHIP ARTICLES

 

Obstetrician Degree Programs Lake Stevens WA

To earn an obstetrician degree program, a student must successfully complete undergraduate coursework in biology, anatomy, physiology, organic and inorganic chemistry, and other courses. See below for local businesses in Lake Stevens that give access to obstetrician degree programs as well as advice and content on medical schools and online courses.

Steven Craig North, MD
(505) 622-6322
4420 76th St NE
Marysville, WA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport, Shreveport La 71130
Graduation Year: 1988

Data Provided By:
Leif G Vold, MD
(671) 647-3588
4420 76th St NE
Marysville, WA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-Robt W Johnson Med Sch, New Brunswick Nj 08901
Graduation Year: 1991

Data Provided By:
Tiffany Michelle McFadden
(425) 259-3108
900 Pacific Ave
Everett, WA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

Data Provided By:
Darcy R Carr
(425) 304-6165
900 Pacific Ave
Everett, WA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

Data Provided By:
Dr.Laurent Nicolov
(425) 357-3303
900 Pacific Avenue #500
Everett, WA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1996
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.9, out of 5 based on 5, reviews.

Data Provided By:
Anne Cherie Anholm, MD
(425) 339-5490
4420 76th St NE
Marysville, WA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: Providence Everett Med Ctr, Everett, Wa
Group Practice: Everett Clinic Marysville

Data Provided By:
Kathryn Louise Ponto, MD
(425) 357-3303
1509 32nd St
Everett, WA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1985

Data Provided By:
Glynnis Mascha Morton, MD
(425) 259-3108
900 Pacific Ave Ste 501
Everett, WA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1989

Data Provided By:
Angela Jauchyi Chien, MD
(425) 304-1100
3901 Hoyt Ave
Everett, WA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1995

Data Provided By:
Dr.Robert Andre
(425) 339-5430
900 Pacific Avenue #500
Everett, WA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1981
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

Obstetrician and Gynecologist

How to become an Obstetrician Gynecologist

An obstetrician/gynecologist is a medical doctor, who specializes in the medical and surgical care of women, particularly in the areas of pregnancy, childbirth, and disorders of the female reproductive system. This also includes preventative healthcare, prenatal care, the detection of sexually transmitted diseases, Pap smear testing and screening, and family planning.

Generally, there is only one way to become an obstetrician/gynecologist or OB/GYN in the United States - and that one way is to attend medical school. A career as an obstetrician/ gynecologist requires you to obtain a typical medical doctor education at a four year undergraduate college or university, followed by four years of medical school, and three to eight years of residency in obstetrics and gynecology. This residency normally lasts between four and five years.

Persons, who are interested in becoming an obstetrician/gynecologist, must complete four years of undergraduate school at an accredited college or university, four years of medical school specializing in obstetrics and gynecology, and a three to eight year internship and residency in a hospital setting. A few colleges and universities in the United States offer combined undergraduate and medical school programs that last from six years to eight years. Normally, the education and training for both obstetrics and gynecology occur at the same time.

Obstetrician/Gynecology pre-medical (pre-med) students must take and successfully complete undergraduate coursework in biology, anatomy, physiology, organic and inorganic chemistry, math, physics, English, the social sciences and the humanities. To accelerate their medical education, some students volunteer their time at local hospitals, trauma centers, or clinics to gain experience in the health professions.

To be admitted into medical school, you are required to have completed a minimum of three years of study at an accredited undergraduate college or university. Most medical school applicants have at least a Bachelor's degree, and some even have a Master's degree or higher.

Admission to medical school is highly competitive. To be considered, applicants must submit transcripts from undergraduate school, take and pass the Medical College Admission Test, and submit letters of recommendation. Medical schools will also take into account other qualities of potential applicants, such as their character and leadership potential. Their interests in extra-curricular activities are also likely to play a part in the application process. Basically all schools require pre-med students to have an interview with the admissions committee.

Practicing medicine in the United States requires a license. Every state within the United States, including the District of Columbia, and all U.S. territories require practicing physicians to be licensed. All states and jurisdictions also license physicians. To be a licensed physician, you m...

Click here to read the rest of this article from MyPursuit