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AListofMedicalSpecialistsandWhatTheyDo

4/11/2017 AListofMedicalSpecialistsandWhatTheyDo AllergistorImmunologist

AllergistorImmunologist­conductsthediagnosisandtreatmentofallergicconditions.

Anesthesiologist­treatschronicpainsyndromes;administersanesthesiaandmonitorsthe

patientduringsurgery.

Cardiologist­treatsheartdisease

Dermatologist­treatsskindiseases,includingsomeskincancers

Gastroenterologist­treatsstomachdisorders

Hematologist/Oncologist­treatsdiseasesofthebloodandblood­formingtissues(oncology

includingcancerandothertumors)

InternalMedicinePhysician­treatsdiseasesanddisordersofinternalstructuresofthe

body.

Nephrologist­treatskidneydiseases.

Neurologist­treatsdiseasesanddisordersofthenervoussystem.

Neurosurgeon­conductssurgeryofthenervoussystem.

Obstetrician­treatswomenduringpregnancyandchildbirth

Gynecologist­treatsdiseasesofthefemalereproductivesystemandgenitaltract.

Nurse­Midwifery­managesawoman'shealthcare,especiallyduringpregnancy,delivery,

andthepostpartumperiod.

OccupationalMedicinePhysician­diagnosesandtreatswork­relateddiseaseorinjury.

Ophthalmologist­treatseyedefects,injuries,anddiseases.

OralandMaxillofacialSurgeon­surgicallytreatsdiseases,injuries,anddefectsofthehard

andsofttissuesoftheface,mouth,andjaws.

OrthopaedicSurgeon­preservesandrestoresthefunctionofthemusculoskeletalsystem.

Otolaryngologist(HeadandNeckSurgeon)­treatsdiseasesoftheear,nose,and

throat,andsomediseasesoftheheadandneck,includingfacialplasticsurgery.

Pathologist­diagnosesandtreatsthestudyofthechangesinbodytissuesandorgans

whichcauseorarecausedbydisease

Pediatrician­treatsinfants,toddlers,childrenandteenagers.

PlasticSurgeon­restores,reconstructs,correctsorimprovesintheshapeandappearance

ofdamagedbodystructures,especiallytheface.

Podiatrist­providesmedicalandsurgicaltreatmentofthefoot.

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AListofMedicalSpecialistsandWhatTheyDo

Psychiatrist­treatspatientswithmentalandemotionaldisorders.

PulmonaryMedicinePhysician­diagnosesandtreatslungdisorders.

RadiationOnconlogist­diagnosesandtreatsdisorderswiththeuseofdiagnosticimaging,

includingX­rays,soundwaves,radioactivesubstances,andmagneticfields.

DiagnosticRadiologist­diagnosesandmedicallytreatsdiseasesanddisordersofinternal

structuresofthebody.

Rheumatologist­treatsrheumaticdiseases,orconditionscharacterizedbyinflammation,

sorenessandstiffnessofmuscles,andpaininjointsandassociatedstructures

Urologist­diagnosesandtreatsthemaleandfemaleurinarytractandthemalereproductive

system

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