These specialty physicians have the highest net worth

Gastroenterologists top the list of physicians with a net worth over $5 million, according to a report from Medscape.

The percentage of physicians with a net worth over $5 million:

Gastroenterologists: 20 percent
Dermatologists: 19 percent
Plastic surgeons: 18 percent
Orthopedics: 18 percent
Ophthalmology: 17 percent
Radiology: 16 percent
Urology: 14 percent
Cardiology: 13 percent
Oncology: 11 percent
Allergy and immunology: 10 percent

The percentage of physicians with a net worth of $2 million or more

Plastic surgery: 49 percent
Radiology: 49 percent
Orthopedics: 49 percent
Gastroenterology: 46 percent
Cardiology: 45 percent
Urology: 45 percent
Ophthalmology: 43 percent
Anesthesiology: 41 percent
Otolaryngology: 41 percent
Dermatology: 38 percent

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