Sport Medicine Doctor
Duties and Responsibilities: As a sports medicine doctor, you will diagnose and treat athletes and other active people suffering from a sports-related injury or illness. You will have the opportunity to work with medical professionals such as surgeons, physical therapists, physiologists, nutritionists and coaches to help patients in their recovery. You may also be asked to come up with ways of preventing injury and promoting health for individuals actively involved in sports and exercise.
Salary: reported an annual salary range of $48,539-$242,304
Education: you must pass the United States Medical Licensing Examination for medical doctors or the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Exam for osteopathic doctors. You are also required to take the national board certification exam for your specialty, as well as become licensed in the state where you intend to practice.