Why do people want to become doctors?
My decision to become a doctor was driven largely by values instilled in me by my faith and my family. The idea of being a part of a profession focused on helping others regardless of circumstance, focused on facilitating people leading healthier and therefore happier lives I can’t imagine a more fulfilling job.
How do you answer why do I want to be a doctor?
How to answer Why do you want to be a doctor? Tell stories of meaningful patient interactions that have inspired you to want to be a doctor. Avoid using simple abstractions like I want to help people. Avoid reasons that are focused on yourself, your knowledge or prestige. Focus on the patients.
Why did you choose a career in medicine?
A career in medicine is one of the oldest and most respected professions; it allows you the potential to impact human life in a way that is truly unique and the job satisfaction you get is unparalleled. A field in which one needs to put others first, medicine is truly a service and not just a profession.