Dr. Alexander Marmureanu gave an interview for 'As Formula' a weekly Romanian magazine known for its accurate articles and deep care for Romanian society and its development. In the interview, Dr. Marmureanu talked about his life and answered a few questions regarding his career as a cardiothoracic surgeon. He underlined the fact that the medical school in Romania is very, very good and helped him a lot in America.
When asked about the qualities of a successful doctor in the States, Dr. Marmureanu stated that as a doctor and especially as a surgeon, in the United States you must be very focused on your profession. As a surgeon, you always need to be available and answer the phone at any time of the day or night. Throughout the interview, Dr. Marmureanu offers some advice for young Romanians who dream of a medical career in the States. Hard work and dedication are the keys to success. It is important to study specialized medical books in the USA, to be mentally and academically very well prepared because the competition is very high. In the end, Dr. Marmureanu was asked about his future plans and he confessed that he doesn't want to make long-term plans, he just lives in the moment. Read the entire interview here.