The medical profession can prove to be quite lucrative especially for private practitioners. They can have jobs with high emoluments, and at the same time, maintain a bustling private practice, and do consultancy work.
For them, earnings are in direct proportion to the time invested in the practice Private sector hospitals, nursing homes and colleges also offer lucrative openings, especially since there have been massive investments in the private sector of late. Moreover India is now well equipped to offer cost-effective health care of international standards.
Apart from being very lucrative, a doctor's profession provides a tremendous amount of satisfaction at having cured the patients, and in many cases, of having saved their lives