Chapter 3: Specialties and Specialists-pg 43

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-ician

specialist in a field of study

-iatrics

relating to medicine, physicians, or medical treatment

-iatry

medical treatment, medical profession

-iatrist

one who treats; a physician

-ian

specialist in a field of study

-ist

practitioner

-logist

one who specializes in the study of

-logy

the study of

obstetrician

specialist in the field of study of pregnancy and childbirth

pediatrics

field of medicine that deals with children

psychiatry

field of medicine that deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental illness

psychiatrist

specialist in the study, treatment and prevention of mental illness

geriatrician

specialist in the field of study of the aging

pharmacist

one who is licensed to prepare and dispense medications

biologist

one who specializes in the study of living things

biology

the study of living things

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