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Intro: Med Special

Medical Specialities

Administers medications to cause loss of sensation or feeling during surgery or treatments Anesthesiologist
Diseases of the heart and blood vessels Cardiologist
Diseases of the skin Dermatologist
Acute Illness or Injury Emergency Physician
Diseases of the endocrine glands Endocrinologist
Promote wellness, treat illness or injury in all age groups Family Practice Physician
Diseases and disorders of the stomach and intestine Gastroenterologist
Diseases of elderly individuals Gerontologist
Diseases of the female reproductive organs Gynecologist
Diseases of the internal organs(lungs,heart, glands, intestines, kidney's) Internist
Disorders of the brain and nervous system Neurologist
Pregnancy and childbirth Obstetrician
Diagnosis and treatment of tumors (cancer) Oncologist
Disease and disorders of the eye Ophthalmologist
Diseases and disorders of muscles and bones Orthopedist
Diseases of the ear, nose, and throat Otolaryngologist
Diagnose disease by studying changes in organs, tissues, and cells Pathologist
Diseases and disorders of children Pediatrician
Physical medicine and rehabilitation Physiatrist
Corrective surgery to repair injured or malformed body parts Plastic Surgeon
Diseases of the lower part of the large intestine Proctologist
Diseases and disorders of the mind Psychiatrist
Use of X-rays and radiation to diagnose and treat disease Radiologist
Prevention and treatment of injuries sustained in athletic events Sports Medicine
Surgery to correct deformities or treat injuries or disease Surgeon
Surgery of the lungs, heart or chest cavity Thoracic Surgeon
Diseases of the kidney, bladder, or urinary system Urologist
Created by: TeacherHSTE