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Noun1.medical specialist - practices one branch of medicinemedical specialist - practices one branch of medicine  
anaesthetist, anesthesiologist, anesthetist - a specialist who administers an anesthetic to a patient before he is treated
baby doctor, paediatrician, pediatrician, pediatrist - a specialist in the care of babies
cardiologist, heart specialist, heart surgeon - a specialist in cardiology; a specialist in the structure and function and disorders of the heart
chiropodist, foot doctor, podiatrist - a specialist in care for the feet
dermatologist, skin doctor - a doctor who specializes in the physiology and pathology of the skin
diagnostician, pathologist - a doctor who specializes in medical diagnosis
diplomate - medical specialist whose competence has been certified by a diploma granted by an appropriate professional group
doc, doctor, physician, Dr., MD, medico - a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
ear doctor, ear specialist, otologist - a physician who specializes in the ear and its diseases
embryologist - a physician who specializes in embryology
endocrinologist - physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the endocrine system
ear-nose-and-throat doctor, ENT man, otolaryngologist, otorhinolaryngologist, rhinolaryngologist - a specialist in the disorders of the ear or nose or throat
geriatrician, gerontologist - a specialist in gerontology
gynaecologist, gynecologist, woman's doctor - a specialist in gynecology
haematologist, hematologist - a doctor who specializes in diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs
hygienist - a medical specialist in hygiene
internist - a specialist in internal medicine
brain doctor, neurologist - a medical specialist in the nervous system and the disorders affecting it
accoucheur, obstetrician - a physician specializing in obstetrics
oncologist - a specialist in oncology
eye doctor, ophthalmologist, oculist - a medical doctor specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye
orthopaedist, orthopedist - a specialist in correcting deformities of the skeletal system (especially in children)
orthoptist - a specialist in orthoptics
proctologist - a doctor specializing in diseases of the rectum and anus
head-shrinker, psychiatrist, shrink - a physician who specializes in psychiatry
radiographer - a person who makes radiographs
radiologist, radiotherapist - a medical specialist who uses radioactive substances and X-rays in the treatment of disease
rheumatologist - a physician specializing in rheumatic diseases
urologist - a specialist in urology
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2009), Sarawak journalist under the bylines "SC Chan" or "Johnny Chart"; Malaysian Mirror news portal's correspondent for Sarawak and Sabah; also wrote for Malaysiakini and freelanced as a Bernama stringer; died aged sixty-one at the Normah Medical Specialist Centre, Kuching, at 2 am on Wednesday 22 July 2009 after undergoing a heart bypass operation; the body was brought back to his residence (Rainbow Drive, Jalan Green, Kuching) on the same day (BBO Th.23.7.2009; also The Star, online).
While your daughter's ballet teacher should be able to judge when she is ready to start toe work, it never hurts to see a medical specialist who works with dancers for a screening.
If they think that they might be infected with the HIV virus, 49.8% answered that they would consult with a medical specialist, 53.7% would take an HIV test at medical institutions and 35.2% would take the test at public health offices.
Samantha Hiley, 29, a medical specialist from Southport,died when driving to work on the M56.
What many people in dozens of northern communities take for granted, such as ability to enrol for online correspondence courses, videoconference with a medical specialist in Toronto, or simply download information off the Net, is considered a luxury in Gogama and the neighbouring villages of Shining Tree and Mattagami First Nation.
Because of the language requiring that a qualified person evaluate a "particular" disability, the Service may be permitted to demand reports of a medical specialist evaluating a person's condition.
Dr Mothusi Molaodi has been re-designated medical specialist (anaesthesiology) in the Ministry of Health and Wellness.
General Surgeon Prof Tanvir Khaliq headed the board which included Gastroenterologist Dr Mashood Ali, Bariatric Surgeon Dr Atif Inam, Medical Specialist Dr Fibhaa Syed, and Radiologist Dr Mujahid Raza.
He said as of May 31, the number of medical specialist officers under the ministry is 104 per cent, or 5,082 people.
A high-end medical specialist in Cuba earns about Sh6,000 every month, compared to about Sh500,000 for Kenyan specialist doctors.
The medical specialist accountant started at BW Medical Accountants Gosforth Business Park, Newcastle, at the beginning of February.
He joined the Indian Medical Service (IMS) was posted to the field Army Units as RMO and as medical specialist at Military hospitals later he was seconded to the civil and posted as professor of pharmacology and therapeutics of the K.E.M.C.

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