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They might have one free night a week — the rest of their time is spent with coworkers.
"A lot of doctors don't have the opportunity to get outside their professional circle and meet new people," says Christie Nightingale, principal of concierge dating service Premier Match, LLC, which caters to busy professionals who don't have time to scout for dates.
With the median age of first marriage now over 25 for both men and women in the United States, according to 2010 Census Bureau data, it's clear that young people of all vocations are waiting longer to tie the knot than their parents did.
The physician dating pool has also been changed by the fact that women have outnumbered men in American medical schools for most of the last decade.
' We finally had them meet on a Tuesday night, and they really hit it off with one another."When you finally do score a date, whether through a friend, matchmaking service, or chance encounter in a hospital parking lot at 4 a.m., try to lay out some ground rules."If you know your schedule ahead of time, you should be able to say, 'Hey, there's an 80 percent chance I'll be available but there's a 20 percent chance I'll have to reschedule,'" says Sarah Kawasaki, a Baltimore-based, 35-year-old internal medicine resident who had to do just that while dating her husband.
In previous generations, the long hours worked by the mostly male young doctors were tolerated by their partners as simply part of the deal.
The payoff was the promise of future high earnings and hours that would, in time, become more manageable.
But some of those qualities make her male suitors insecure, says the 39-year-old."One guy I went to dinner with brought his pay stub," she recalls.
"He was worried that I didn't think he made a lot of money …