With so many medical specialties, the choices can be daunting. GPTQ has developed this resource to assist you to make informed choices about your career.

Compare medical specialties

With seemingly limitless medical specialities, the choices can be daunting, particularly at an undergraduate level. Compare the hours per week, the numbers of trainees in each profession and more in just seconds with our helpful comparison tool.

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Where to next? You’ll find details about each medical specialty including average salary, length of training and even how to apply. It’s all here, in one easy to navigate website. You can directly compare the specialties that appeal to you as you weigh up the options.

Clinical radiology
Radiologists are trained to assist other doctors and specialists to treat their patients by making a diagnosis and providing treatment using medical imaging.
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65 35
36–40 hours/week
$68,926 - $513,168 /year
54 years
GP sub-specialty
  • General practice rural generalist
    Rural general practitioners provide comprehensive and continuing medical and health care to individuals, families and the broader community in a rural and/or remote setting.Read more
  • Maternal-fetal medicine
    Maternal-fetal medicine specialty
    A maternal-fetal medicine (MFM) specialist is a doctor who helps take care of women with complicated or high-risk pregnancies.Read more
  • Occupational and environmental medicine
    Occupational and environmental medicine specialty
    Occupational medicine takes a preventative approach to health and safety in the workplace by looking at how a work environment can affect a person’s health and how a person’s health can affect their work.Read more
  • Sexual health medicine
    Sexual health medicine specialty
    Sexual health medicine is the specialised area of medical practice concerned with healthy sexual relations, including freedom from sexually transmissible infections (STIs), unplanned pregnancy, coercion, and physical or psychological discomfort associated with sexuality.Read more

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