Minimum Education Requirement:
M.D. or D.O. degree and completed an ACGME- or AOA-accredited program of postgraduate specialty training.
Air Force surgeons are among the best in the world. Not only are they highly skilled, but they are also practicing in some of the most advanced facilities with the best equipment. As an Air Force Surgeon, you will have career-advancing surgical opportunities with the potential of making a bigger impact than a career as a civilian surgeon.
You might like this career if you have interests in these areas:
To ease your transition into the Air Force, you'll enter a five-week training regimen designed to educate you on the ways of both the military and military healthcare. You'll participate in physical conditioning five days a week, leadership training and classroom studies.