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Embryology

The study of embryos

Biology

The study of life

Biologist

One who studies life

Anatomy

The science of the structures of living organisms

Cytology

The study of cells

Physiology

The science of the function of living

Histologist

One who studies tissues

Histology

The study of tissues

Kinesiology

The study of movement

Pathology

The study of disease

Pathologist

One who studies disease

Pathologic

Pertaining to disease

Pathogen

Disease producing microorganism

Neurology

The study of the nervous system

Neurologist

One who studies the nervous system

Surgery

The branch of medicine that treats diseases, injuries, and deformities by manual or operative methods

Neurosurgery

Surgery of the nervous system

Neurosurgeon

One who operates on the nervous system

Oral surgeon

One who treats mouth disorders

Orthopedics

The branch of medicine that deals with the musculoskeletal system

Orthopedist

An orthopedic specialist

Orthodontics

Branch of dentistry concerned with irregularities of the teeth and bite

Orthodontist

Destist who specializes in orthodontics

Endodontics

Branch o0f dentistry concerned with the tooth root and tissues around the tooth

Otology

Study of the ear

Anesthetic

Pertaining to the loss of sensation

Anesthesiologist

One who studies anesthesia

Proctology

The study of the anus and rectum

Proctologist

One who treats disease of the anus and rectum

Radiology

The study of X-rays

Radiologist

One who studies X-rays

Nurse Midwife

Assists mothers with vaginal deliveries

Gerontology

Study of old age

Geriatrics

Pertaining to old age

Geriodontist

A dentist who specializes in geriatric patients

Pediatrics

Pertaing to children

Pediatrician

Doctor who specializes in children

Pedodontist

Dentist who specializes in children

Obstetrics

Pertaining to pregnancy, labor, and delivery

Obstetrician

A doctor who specializes in obstetrics

Oncolgy

Study of tumors

Oncologist

One who studies tumors

Gastroenterology

Study of stomach and intestines

Toxic

Pertaining to poison

Toxicolgy

Study of poison

Optometry

Measurement of vision and adaptation of lenses

Optometrist

One who measures vision

Optician

One who fills ophthalmic prescriptions

Pharmacology

Study of drugs

Pharmacist

One who is licensed to prepare, and dispense drugs

Podiatry

The study of feet and ankles

Podiatrist

One who treats diseases of the feet and ankles

Chiropodist

One who treats the hands and feet

Chropractor

One who treats the spine using his/her hands

Cardiology

The study of the heart

Cardiologist

One who treats disease of the heart

Rheumatologist

One who treats studies rheumatic diseases such as arthritis

Otorhinolaryngology

The study of the ear, nose and throat

Otorhinolaryngologist

One who treats diseases of the ear, nose and throat

Psychiatry

The study of mental disorders

Dermatology

The study of the skin

Dermatologist

One who studies diseases of the skin

Endocrinology

The study of hormones

Endocrinologist

One who treats hormonal disorders

Allergy

The study of allergic disorders

Allergist

One who treats diseases caused by allergies

Gynecology

The study of the female diseases

Gynecolgoist

One who treats female diseases

Hepatology

The study of diseases of the liver and pancreas

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