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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