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Medical Specialist

Medical Specialist & Specialty

Medical SpecialistSpecialty
Allergist Treatment of hypersensitivity reactions
anesthesiologist Administration of agents for loss of sensation
cardiologist Treatment of heart disease
cardiovascular surgeon Surgery on the heart and blood vessels
colorecral surgeon Surgery on the colon and rectum
dermatologist Treatment of skin disorders
emergency practitioner Immediate evaluation and treatment of people with acute injury and illness in a hospital setting
endocrinologist Treatment of endocrine gland disorders
family pracitioner Primary care and treatment of families on a continuing basis
gastroenterologist Treatment of stomach and intestinal disorders
geriatrician Treatment of disease of old age
gynecologist Surgery and treatment of the female reproductive system
hematologist Treatment of blood disorders
infectious disease specialist Treatment of disease caused by microorganisms
internist Comprehensive care to adults in an office or hospital
nephrologist Treatment of nerve disorders
neurosurgeon Surgery on the brain, spinal cord, and nerves
obstetrician Treatment of pregnant women; delivery of babies
oncologist Diagnosis and medical treatment of malignant and benign tumors
ophthalmologist Surgical and medical treatment of eye disorders
orthopedist Surgical treatment of bones, muscles, and joints
otolaryngologist (ENT) Treatment of the ear, nose, and throat
pathologist Diagnosis of disease by analysis of cells
pediatrician Diagnosis of disease by analysis of cells
pediatrician Treatment of diseases of children
physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist Treatment to restore function after illness
psychiatrist Treatment of mental disorder
radiologist Examination of x-ray to determine a diagnosis; includes interpretation of ultrasound images and MRI and nuclear medicine as well
pulmonary specialist Treatment of lung diseases
radiation oncologist Treatment of disease with high-energy radiation
rheumatologist Treatment of joint and muscle disorders
thoracic surgeon Surgery on chest organs
urologist Surgery on the urinary tract
hospitalogist Internal Doctor (no office), contract with doctors, and have to be accepted by hostpital