Types of Doctors Vocabulary | Medical Practitioners & Specialists

Learn the names of different types of doctors in English.

Medical practitioners are qualified people who work as doctors in a hospital or private practice.

Medical specialists are doctors who have completed advanced education and clinical training in a specific area of medicine (their specialty area).

Types of Doctors Vocabulary

Types of Doctors Vocabulary

Here are 12 types of doctors and specialists in various areas in health care profession.

Surgeon

– The surgeon is performing an eye operation.

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Paramedic

– A paramedic bandaged his foot.

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Psychologist

– I think you ought to see a psychologist.

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Nurse

– A nurse cleaned and bandaged the wound.

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ENT doctor

– She had a sore throat. She needed to see ENT doctor.

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Pharmacist

– We had to wait for the pharmacist to make up prescription.

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Consulting doctor

– He is a good consulting doctor.

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Attending doctor

– Taylor wants to become an attending doctor.

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Duty doctor

– I got the duty doctor to give her a blood test, for my eyes only.

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Family doctor

– You should consult your family doctor for further advice.

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Veterinarian

– Shelly took the sick cat to a veterinarian.

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Dentist

– I went to my dentist to have a tooth taken out.

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Cardiologist: A doctor who studies or treats heart diseases

Dentist: Someone whose job is to treat people’s teeth

Endocrinologist: A specially trained doctor who has a basic training in Internal Medicine as well.

General practitioner: A medical doctor who treats acute and chronic illnesses and provides preventive care and health education to patients

Microbiologist: A scientist who studies microscopic life forms and processes

Nephrologist: A physician who studies and deals with nephrology

Surgeon: A doctor who does operations in a hospital

Obstetrician: A doctor who has special training in obstetrics

ENT Specialist: A surgical subspecialty within medicine that deals with conditions of the ear, nose, and throat and related structures of the head and neck

Parasitologist: A scientist who studies parasites and their biology and pathology, such as the parasitic diseases caused by them

Pathologist: A physician/ medical doctor who specialises in pathology, which is the diagnosing of disease using organs, tissue, and body fluids

Pediatrician: A doctor who deals with children and their illnesses

Podiatrist: A doctor who takes care of people’s feet and treats foot diseases

Psychiatrist: A doctor trained in the treatment of mental illness

Emergency doctor: A doctor works at an emergency department to care for acutely ill patients

Veterinarian: Someone who is trained to give medical care and treatment to sick animals

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