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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 Tell us what sort of post you were applying for: Interview Question
Non Specific Question

How do you get along with nursing staff/ allied health workers

Orthopaedic Training

A 76yo woman with dementia presents with a periprosthetic femur fracture on Friday. The oncall VMO (Dr A) asks you to book the patient on Monday under another VMO (Dr B) who is specialised in Hips/Knees, adn to organise the equipment for Monday. Dr B is uncontactable/away until Monday (although he does have a list on Monday). What issues are presented in this case.

Oral Maxillo Facial Training

Periodontist argues with you that they are better at placing implants and that maxfacs can only fix fractures. How do you approach this situation?

Non Specific Question

What do you think is the most difficult part of the speciality

Orthopaedic Training

You are a junior consultant, in theatre you witness the Head of Department being verbally aggressive and abusive to a trainee. What do you do? Do you report it?

General Practice Training

Give an example of a clinical situation where there was difficulty in communication (not ESL). How did you overcome this/ these barriers?

Non Specific Question

What do you like to do in your free time?

Non Specific Question

When did you have to make a critical decision in your life?

General Practice Training

You are asked to do a clinical audit on diabetic foot ulcers in ATSI. What professional and personal preparations would you do?

Orthopaedic Training

Give an example of when teamwork failed

 Tell us what sort of post you were applying for: Interview Question

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.