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what is the name for a bone doctor?

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Dr. Mazen Ghani
23 years experience Radiology
Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic surgeon.
Answered on Dec 17, 2016
Dr. Keith Baldwin
14 years experience Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic surgeon: Orthopedic surgeons are bone doctors. There are some endocrinologists that are interested in bone metabolism, and rheumatologists are medical joint doctors.
Answered on Sep 1, 2012

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