We surveyed 24 orthopaedic surgeons to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical orthopaedic surgeon. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as an orthopaedic surgeon?

Low

High

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