Single surgeons dating
In fact, the study notes that something like 50% of female surgeons are married to physicians. Blame Your Genes) This is in keeping with current marital trends. Who’s better at understanding the stresses and strains of a physician’s life than another physician?
Unfortunately, many other single physicians — despite their good looks, earning power, and big brains — stay that way a lot longer than they would prefer.Doctors' dating challenges The biggest obstacle young physicians face when it comes to finding a mate: lack of time.They might have one free night a week — the rest of their time is spent with coworkers.Lucky for you, a few adjustments and sincere dedication can get your love life on track.(Hint: Wearing your scrubs to dinner is not an aphrodisiac).They were more likely to report that child-rearing had slowed their career, and they were more “likely to stay home from work to care for a sick child and more often surrogated their career” in favor of their partner’s career, the study said.
Half the surgeons married to other doctors said they had experienced career conflict with their spouse and only about a third of them thought they had enough time for their personal lives.
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One of the hallmarks of modern marriage in America is that people tend to marry other people who have similar educational attainments. But a new study suggests that doctor-doctor marriages may need more life-support than others.
In the biggest study of married doctors to date, the American College of Surgeons surveyed nearly 8,000 of its members, 90% of whom were married.
Specifically, two-doctor couples were more likely to delay having children and to feel that their work did not leave enough time for a family life.