An allergist-immunologist is trained in evaluation, physical and laboratory diagnosis, and management of disorders involving the immune system.
Anesthesiology is the practice of medicine which involves the perioperative care of patients and the treatment of pain.
Cardiology includes medical diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease and electrophysiology.
Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair and its diseases.
Emergency medicine, also known as accident andemergency medicine, is the medical specialtyconcerned with caring for undifferentiated patients with illnesses or injuries requiring immediate medical attention.
Endocrinologists are internal medicine doctors who have additional training to diagnoseand treat conditions, which affect glands and hormones.
A Family Practice physician is trained to provide care to patients and their families with a focus on their community.
A general practitioner (GP) is a medical doctor who treats acute and chronic illnesses and provides preventive care and health education to patients.
Geriatrics, or geriatric medicine, is a speciality that focuses on health care of elderly people.
An Internal Medicine physician provides long-term, comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults, and the elderly.
A Medical geneticist is trained in diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for patients with genetically-linked diseases.
Neurosurgery is the surgical specialty that treats patients with disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system.
Neurology is the medical specialty dedicated to the care of patients with dysfunction of the central nervous system.
Obstetrics and Gynecology physicians provide medical care for women throughout their life cycle.
An oncologist manages a person’s care and treatment once he or she is diagnosed with cancer.
An ophthalmologist has the knowledge and professional skills needed to provide comprehensive eye and vision care.
Orthopedics is a medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and prevention of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.
Otolaryngologists are trained in medical and surgical management and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT) and related structures of the head and neck.
A Pathologist deals with the causes and nature of disease and contributes to diagnosis, prognosis and treatment through knowledge gained by the laboratory application of the biologic, chemical and physical sciences.
Pediatricians focus on the care of children from birth to 21 years of age.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, also referred to as rehabilitation medicine, is the medical specialty concerned with diagnosing, evaluating, and treating patients with physical disabilities.
A plastic surgeon deals with the repair, reconstruction, or replacement of physical defects of form or function involving the skin, musculoskeletal system, craniomaxillofacial structures, hand, extremities, breast and trunk, and external genitalia or cosmetic enhancement of these areas of the body.
A preventive medicine specialist focuses on the health of individuals and defined populations in order to protect, promote and maintain health and well-being, and to prevent disease, disability and pre-mature death.
A psychiatrist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental, addictive, and emotional disorders such as schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substancerelated disorders, sexual and gender identity disorders, and adjustment disorders.
A radiologist correlates medical image findings with other examinations and tests, recommends further examinations or treatments, and confers with referring physicians.
General Surgery encompasses a wide variety of disease process and patient populations. Overall, it includes disease process such as cancers of the breast, endocrine glands, skin and gastrointestinal tract, the care of trauma and burn victims, and benign gastrointestinal problems which can range from peptic ulcer disease to biliary tract disease to inflammatory bowel disease. General surgeons also take care of more common problems such as hernias.
Urology is a surgical specialty that deals with diseases of the kidney and bladder of the urinary system in women and the genitourinary system (kidneys, bladder, prostate, testes, urethra) in men.