The public perception of healthcare salaries in medicine is skewed. Picture a surgeon or doctor the way they’re portrayed on TV. Go ahead, close your eyes.
You probably see a Mercedes convertible cruising down a palm-tree-lined boulevard, an impeccably dressed physician in the front seat, perfect veneers, laughing while on the way to lunch with his or her other high-powered doctor friends. At night, the car pulls up outside a pristine oceanside mansion with expansive views and a live-in housekeeper.
This image is plastered on every episode of Grey’s Anatomy and …Read more