Shishir K. Maithel, MD, FACS
Undergrad Institution; Degree and Major:
University of CA, San Diego - BA Psychology
University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine
In practice since:
How did you choose your specialty?
What do you like MOST, and like LEAST, about your specialty?
I love it. It’s very gratifying. Sometimes emotionally and physically challenging, but in the end would not change a thing!
In your opinion, what attributes are important in anyone choosing this specialty?