What do they do?
A sports medicine doctor can prescribe treatments for amateur and professional athletes. They can work at a high school, hospital, collegiate or professional sports organism.
A sports medicine doctor makes $207,000 annually and around $100 hourly.
To become a sports medicine doctor you need a 4 year premedical degree. Then you have to pass a medicine collage admission test to be admitted into a 4 year medical school. After you graduate they serve a 3 year residency.
Some skills needed to become a sports medicine doctor is being able to listen to the patient and have empathy for them. Also you must be able to communicate with the patient and make decisions.
Yes, a sports medicine doctor is growing and much faster than average. It is growing (14% or higher)
This job is growing by 14% because there are more athletes and people are getting hurt more from sports.
Would I still be interested in pursuing this career? Yes I would because it has good pay and sounds interesting.