HyperDic: medical_specialist

English > 1 sense of the expression medical specialist:
NOUNperson medical specialist, specialistpractices one branch of medicine
English > medical specialist: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaningpractices one branch of medicine.
NarrowerENT man, ear-nose-and-throat doctor, otolaryngologist, otorhinolaryngologist, rhinolaryngologistA specialist in the disorders of the ear or nose or throat
anesthesiologist, anesthetist, anaesthetistA specialist who administers an anesthetic to a patient before he is treated
baby doctor, pediatrician, pediatrist, paediatricianA specialist in the care of babies
cardiologist, heart specialist, heart surgeonA specialist in cardiology
chiropodist, foot doctor, podiatristA specialist in care for the feet
dermatologist, skin doctorA doctor who specializes in the physiology and pathology of the skin
diagnostician, pathologistA doctor who specializes in medical diagnosis
diplomatemedical specialist whose competence has been certified by a diploma granted by an appropriate professional group
ear doctor, ear specialist, otologistA physician who specializes in the ear and its diseases
embryologistA physician who specializes in embryology
endocrinologistphysician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the endocrine system
gerontologist, geriatricianA specialist in gerontology
gynecologist, gynaecologist, woman's doctorA specialist in gynecology
hematologist, haematologistA doctor who specializes in diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs
hygienistA medical specialist in hygiene
internistA specialist in internal medicine
neurologist, brain doctorA medical specialist in the nervous system and the disorders affecting it
obstetrician, accoucheurA physician specializing in obstetrics
oncologistA specialist in oncology
ophthalmologist, eye doctor, oculistA medical doctor specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye
orthopedist, orthopaedistA specialist in correcting deformities of the skeletal system (especially in children)
orthoptistA specialist in orthoptics
proctologistA doctor specializing in diseases of the rectum and anus
psychiatrist, head-shrinker, shrinkA physician who specializes in psychiatry
radiographerA person who makes radiographs
radiologist, radiotherapistA medical specialist who uses radioactive substances and X-rays in the treatment of disease
rheumatologistA physician specializing in rheumatic diseases
urologistA specialist in urology
Broaderdoctor, doc, physician, MD, Dr., medicoA licensed medical practitioner

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