Medical School Students
Thinking of a career in T&O?
Life as an Orthopaedic Surgeon can be hard work, but at the same time immensely satisfying and enjoyable. It is a career that we at the British Orthopaedic Association would highly recommend! As a medical school student, the information in this section will provide you with some helpful tips and tools in your journey as members of the T&O community.
Are you considering applying to medical school?
To become a Trauma & Orthopaedic (T&O) surgeon the first stage is to get into medical school and complete an undergraduate degree in medicine lasting five to six years. Further information on applying to medical school can be found on our website here and from the Medical Schools Council.