Cardiology is the branch of medicine that deals with disorders of the heart. This field includes medical diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects, coronary artery disease, hypertension, heart failure, and valvular heart disease. This specialty is also in charge of the heart station department, which offers echocardiogram (ECG), 2D Echo, treadmill, and duplex ultrasound, which are used to diagnose the heart for problems.
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Dentistry is the branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders and conditions of the oral cavity, and of adjacent and related structures and tissues, particularly in the jaw and facial area.
Dermatology & Aesthetic Medicine
Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair, and its diseases.
Aesthetic Medicine focuses on improving cosmetic appearance through the treatment of conditions including scars, skin laxity, wrinkles, moles, excess fat, cellulite, unwanted hair, skin discoloration, and spider veins.
Diabetology is the clinical science of diabetes mellitus, its diagnosis, treatment and follow-up. It can be considered a specialized field of endocrinology.
ENT (Ear, Nose, Throat)
ENT or Otorhinolaryngology is a surgical subspecialty within medicine that deals with conditions of the ear, nose, and throat (ENT) and related structures of the head and neck. Patients seek treatment from ENT doctors for diseases of the ear, nose, throat, base of the skull, and for surgical management of cancers and benign tumors of the head and neck.
Gastroenterology is the branch of medicine focused on the digestive system and its disorders. Diseases affecting the gastrointestinal tract, which include the organs from the mouth to anus, are the focus of this specialty.
General Surgery is the branch of surgery that focuses on abdominal contents including the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver pancreas, gallbladder, appendix, thyroid, and bile ducts. They also deal with diseases involving skin, breast, soft tissue, trauma, and hernias, and perform endoscopic procedures such as gastroscopy and colonoscopy.
Internal medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases.
Nephrology is the branch of medicine that focuses on the kidneys: the study of normal kidney function and kidney problems, the preservation of kidney health, and the treatment of kidney problems, from diet and medication to dialysis. Systematic conditions that affect the kidneys, such as diabetes and systematic problems that occur as a result of kidney problems, such as hypertension are also covered here.
Neurology / Neurosurgery
Neurology is a branch of medicine dealing with disorders of the nervous system.
Neurosurgery is the medical specialty concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, surgical treatment, and rehabilitation of disorders which affect any portion of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and extra-cranial cerebrovascular system.
Obstetrics is the field of medicine concentrated on pregnancy, childbirth, and the postpartum period.
Gynecology is the medical practice that deals with the health of the female reproductive system and the breasts.
Oncology is the branch of medicine that deals with prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer.
Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, physiology, and diseases of the eyeball and orbit. Examples of eye problems are cataracts and glaucoma.
Orthopedics is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the bones. Surgical and nonsurgical means are used to treat musculoskeletal trauma, spine diseases, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders.
Pediatrics is the branch of medicine that involves the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents.
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, also known as physiatry, is a branch of medicine that aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to those with physical impairments or disabilities.
Pulmonology is the branch of medicine that deals with diseases involving the respiratory tract. Pulmonology is also known as chest medicine and respiratory medicine. Pneumonia, asthma, tuberculosis, emphysema, and complicated chest infections are some diseases and conditions treated in this branch.
Radiology is the science that uses medical imaging to diagnose and sometimes also treat diseases within the body. A variety of imaging techniques such as X-ray radiography, ultrasound, and computed tomography (CT) are used to diagnose and/or treat diseases.
Urology is the branch of medicine that focuses on surgical and medical diseases of the male and female urinary tract system and the male reproductive organs. Organs under the domain of urology include the kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male reproductive organs (testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate, and penis).