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This space is for medical students, doctors and other healthcare professionals to share their experiences and challenges with the Geeky Medics community. The aim of the blog is to provide a platform for content that is inspiring and intriguing for current students, prospective students and those already practising. If you're interested in sharing your story with the Geeky Medics community you should check out our blog writing guidelines.

Top Tips for the UKCAT

We’ve gathered together a bunch of useful tips for the UKCAT with the aim of helping to improve your chances of getting a great score on the UKCAT! All of our tips are written by medical students who obtained high scores on the UKCAT.

Why Plastic is Fantastic

Plastic surgery is one of the most diverse and exciting of all the surgical disciplines but at times rather mysterious and a little misunderstood. In this article, I aim to introduce you to the basics of a discipline that has kept me interested and learning for the last 20 years.

Life is not easy

I worked alongside a neurosurgical team in East Africa for six weeks as part of my medical elective and was privileged to get an insider view of what they do.