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Oldest Surgeon Still Performs Several Operations A Day At The Age Of 89!

A lot of people are afraid of reaching an old age. They don’t want to be feeble, dependent on others and suffer from various health problems. This however is not the fate of every old person.

Alla Illyinichna Levushkina is the perfect example that even at an old age you could still be full of live and highly productive. Alla is 89 years old and still works every single day as a surgeon in the Ryazan City Hospital near Moscow, where she performs 4 operations every day.

When she was asked if she had any plans to retire she answered: “Being a doctor isn’t just a profession but a lifestyle. If I stopped working, who is going to perform the surgeries?” That’s what true dedication looks like!

(h/t: boredpanda.com)

Image credit: Alexander Ryumin/TASS

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Image credit: Alexander Ryumin/TASS

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Image credit: Alexander Ryumin/TASS