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What does dvm stand for

Doctor of veterinary medicine

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What does md stand for

Doctor of medicine

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What does do stand for

Doctor of osteopathy

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What does Dmd stand for

Doctor of dental medicine

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What does dc stand for

Doctor of chiropractic medicine

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What does od mean

Doctor of optometry

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What does Dpm mean

Doctor of podiatry

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What does phd stand for

Doctor of philosophy

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What is an anesthesiologist

Study of administration of drugs to induce narcosis and analgesia for performing surgery or other procedures

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What is a cardiologist

Person who Studies the heart and blood vessels

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What does a dermatologist do

Studies the disorders of the skin

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What does an endocrinologist do

Study the disorders of endocrine glands

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What does a gastroenterologist do

Studies disorders of the stomach and intestines

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What does an internist do

Studies the disorders of internal body systems

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What does a laboratory animal specialist do

Studies the disorders of laboratory animals

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What does a microbiologist do

Studies microorganisms

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What does a neurologist do

the study of disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nerves

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What does a obstetrician and gynecologist

Study of the disorders of the female reproductive tract etc

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What does a oncologist

The study of tumors and cancer including radiation therapy

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What does an ophthalmologist do

Studies disorders of the eye

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What does an otorhinolaryngologist do

The study of the disorders of the ear, nose and throat

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What does a pathologist do

The study of the causes and effects of the disease on the structure and function of tissues and organs

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What does a pediatrician do

Studies of disorders of young animals

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What does a psychiatrist do

The study of disorders of the mind

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What does a psychologist do

Studies the mind and mental processes especially in regard to behavior

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What does a radiologist do

The study of use of irridation in the diagnosis and treatment of disease

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What does a surgeon do

Studies of treatment of disease by operative methods

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What does a theriogenologist

Study of reproduction and reproductive disorders of animals

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What does a toxicologist do

The study of poisons and the disorders they cause

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What does a urologist do

Study of the disorders of the urinary tract

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Why does a zoologic medicine specialist do

Study of disorders of zoo animals