Medical specialists are doctors that are highly trained in their chosen fields. They have completed advanced education and advanced training on their specific area of specialty.
Medical specialists can choose to specialists in any particular area of medicine. Some of the branches of medicine that they may specialise in include:
- Developmental paediatrics
- Nuclear medicine
- Occupational medicine
- Preventive medicine
- Psychiatry and many more
Medical specialists may also be ophthalmologists, obstetricians, hematologists, nephrologists, pain management specialists, hand surgeons, radiologists, rheumatologists, vascular surgeons, reproductive endocrinologists, pathologists, internists, geneticists and many more depending on their specialties.
Medical practitioners may specialise on diagnosing and treating particular types of illnesses and disorders, depending on the field of medicine that they specialise in. For example, medical practitioners specialising in developmental paediatrics are specialised on the diagnosis and treatment of infant trauma, diseases and development. Gynaecologists, on the other hand, are specialised only on the aspects of gynaecology and may only be able to provide medical advice and assistance related to women’s health.
A list of different types of medical specialists can be found in this directory. MedicalSpecialists.com.au can help you in your search for the right medical specialists.