Gastroenterology Educational Requirements

To become a gastroenterologist (physician in gastroenterology) Gastroenterology is the course to study. You must haveĀ  a four-year bachelor’s degree in science. your next step should be to acquire a medical degree from an accredited medical school. On successful completion of the medical degree, you must complete residency training in internal medicine, which normally takes up to three years.

Any individual who successfully complete the above-mentioned studies, can join the fellowship in gastroenterology; and depending upon the nature of the program and school, this may take about two to three years.

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