We surveyed 18 gastroenterologists to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical gastroenterologist. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a gastroenterologist?



Working as a gastroenterologist typically requires higher levels of intelligence when compared with the average career. This means that gastroenterologists are required to actively learn new things related to their discipline and solve complex problems.

Can I learn to become a gastroenterologist?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a gastroenterologist typically depends predominantly on qualities you’re born with, with a small aspect of skills you can learn.

Is it easy to get a job as a gastroenterologist?



It’s typically quite difficult to find a job as a gastroenterologist.