Question Bank( Medical Doctor Interview Questions )

With your help we are compiling a set of interview questions, so that all trainees can benefit and practice before the interviews.

Please contribute any question you may have collected.

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Psychiatry Training

What is your understanding of the training requirements for the RANZCP Fellowship?

General Practice Training

What has inspired you to pursue a career in general practice? What have you done to work towards this goal?

General Practice Training

54yo woman sent to your practice, NESB, with son. Wants a medical certificate for Centrelink. Son helps with interpretation but you don’t think she qualifies for one. She gets angry and thinks you’re disrespectful. She writes a complaint letter. Your GP supervisor asks you what happened how do you deal with this?

Oral Maxillo Facial Training

You take a 14 yr old to theatre for removal of 48. During extraction, you fracture 47, prognosis appears poor. What do you do?

Oral Maxillo Facial Training

Orthognathic surgery – should it be public considering the waiting list for trauma and head and neck cancer?

Non Specific Question

[CV Related Question]
Can you talk us through this gap in your work experience?

Non Specific Question

What are the traits of a bad leader and can you give examples from your work place?

General Practice Training

Describe a time when you were faced with a challenging diagnostic problem. Why was it so challenging and how did you develop a management plan for the patient?

Non Specific Question

Please recall a situation where you felt it was appropriated to persist with one task despite the presence of other competing tasks or priorities

Orthopaedic Training

D3PO L3-4 decompression, went well post operatively until now and is complaining of bilateral limb numbness/weakness. How will you manage this situation? What investigation do you arrange? Anaethetist informs you they need an ECHO before surgery, what will you do?

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Interview Questions Form

For helping AdvanceMed provide better services to trainees in the future
  • Please tell us about an interview question you encountered that you think we should try to cover in our workshops.