The job of a specialist doctor is to diagnose and treat illnesses and injuries. The main skills needed are communication and problem-solving ability. The work can be very stressful, but it can also be rewarding as it helps patients get better and return to their normal lives.
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The average monthly salary of a specialist doctor in Namibia is N$39,730 (US$2,566). This is the average salary of all the specialists practising in Namibia.
The average monthly salary including housing benefits and other allowances totals N$40,000 (US$2,600). The salary figure includes overtime and bonuses.
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