- Health Care
- Surgical Medicine
- Exploratory Surgery
4 PhD Programs in Exploratory Surgery 2024
PhD Programs in Exploratory Surgery
Medical students often learn how to perform exploratory surgery procedures, such as laparotomy and laparoscopy, to determine the nature of a health issue. This type of surgery is typically done when other diagnostic tests have come up negative.
A PhD, or Doctorate of Philosophy, is the highest degree awarded in many academic fields. Generally requiring a research project and dissertation, as well as several years of study, a doctorate degree qualifies the holder as an expert in a chosen field.