Doctors on duty

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We're all too familiar with doctors, however, when you face a health issue, would you know which specialist doctor you need to approach? Let's help make things clear.

General Physicians Your First Line of Healthcare

They provide comprehensive medical care, treating a wide range of illnesses and managing the overall health of patients. GPs diagnose common ailments, provide preventive care, and refer patients to specialists when necessary.

Pediatrician Caring for the Little Ones

They specialize in medical care of infants, children, and adolescents. They monitor growth and development, provide immunizations, offer guidance on nutrition, diagnose and treat childhood illnesses.

Cardiologist Caretakers of the Heart

They play a critical role in preventing and managing heart-related complications. They manage conditions like high blood pressure, heart disease, heart failure, and arrhythmias.

Dermatologist Not just Skin — Hair and Nail Experts too.

Dermatologists specialize in the care of the skin, hair, and nails. Some Dermatologists are trained to perform cosmetic procedures. They educate patients about proper skincare routines.

Orthopedic Surgeon More than Bone Doctors

They specialize in the musculoskeletal system, which includes bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, and tendons. They also provide rehabilitation recommendations.

Psychiatrist Destigmatizing Mental Health

They specialize in mental health and related disorders. They diagnose and treat conditions like depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. Psychiatrists can prescribe medications, provide therapy, and offer counseling to help patients manage their mental health.

Obstetrician/Gynecologist (OB/GYN) Helping Women Stay Healthy

OB/GYNs specialize in women's reproductive health, including pregnancy, childbirth, and fertility.  OB/GYNs also diagnose and treat conditions related to the female reproductive system, such as menstrual disorders, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), and cervical cancer.

Neurologist Navigators of the Nervous System

Neurologists focus on the diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the nervous system. They manage conditions like epilepsy, migraines and conduct various tests, including EEGs and MRIs, to evaluate brain and nerve function.

Ophthalmologist Guardians of Vision

They specialize in eye care and vision health. They diagnose and treat eye conditions such as cataracts, glaucoma.