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What doctor specializes in infections?

What doctor specializes in infections?

ID doctor: There is a medical subspecialty call infectious diseases. These doctors are doctor of internal medicine who complete their internal medicine residencies and then do fellowships in infectious disease. ...Read more

Dr. James Lin
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


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What doctor specializes in pneumonia?

What doctor specializes in pneumonia?

Pneumonia treatment: Any of the following could successfully treat pneumonia: family practicioner, internal medicine, pediatrician, pulmonologist as an outpatient. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor specializes in labyrinthitis problems?

What kind of doctor specializes in labyrinthitis problems?

Otologist: An otologist is an ear nose and throat (ENT) doctor who further specializes in disorders of the ear. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor specializes in infectious diseases?

What kind of doctor specializes in infectious diseases?

InternalMedicineDocs: These are internal medicine trained doctors who have completed 3 years of internal medicine residency.And following that they do a fellowship in Infectious disease and most of them are Certified by American Board of Internal Medicine and SubSpeciality Board in Infectious Disease ...Read more

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What kind of doctor specializes in labyrinthitis tests?

ENT: Most ENT doctors ate able to perform physical examination, and objective tests to evaluate possible labyrinthitis. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor specializes in dealing with facial problems?

What kind of doctor specializes in dealing with facial problems?

Dermatologist: Generally facial skin problems are dealt with by a dermatologist. However ophthalmology, otolaryngology and plastic surgeons can sometimes deal with these issues as well. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor specializes in tongue problems?

What kind of doctor specializes in tongue problems?

Tongue doctor?: Need to see a dentist, oral surgeon or maybe an ENT doctor. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor specializes in treating backache/back pain?

What kind of doctor specializes in treating backache/back pain?

It depend on cuase: Back could result from many causes, if you visit your family doctor he could tell what the cause and based on that we could decide what kind doctor you want see. Orthopedic surgeon manage back pain originated from the bone and disc problems. ...Read more

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What kind of doctor specializes in backs?

What kind of doctor specializes in backs?

Several: Most primary care physicians can perform an initial back pain evaluation. A few medical specialties that routinely treat back pain are physical medicine and rehabilitation, orthopedics, rheumatology, neurosurgery, and neurology. ...Read more

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What type of doctor specializes in lymphoma?

What type of doctor specializes in lymphoma?

Hematologist/Oncolog: Both hematologists and oncologists treat lymphoma. For certain stages and subtypes radiation oncologists arre also helpful. ...Read more

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I have resistant C.Krusei fungal UTI. What is the best way to treat this? My doctor referred me to Infectious Disease doc. Curious what I'm in for :).

I have resistant C.Krusei fungal UTI. What is the best way to treat this? My doctor referred me to Infectious Disease doc. Curious what I'm in for :).

See my remarks: You are at such tender young age with auto-immune disease.Your immunity is low,hence you are liable for infection,specially fungal. I agree with you doctor,a specialist in infection will be able to help you as they well versed in managing these infections with different medications. Good luck ...Read more

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What is the doctor who specializes tonsils?

What is the doctor who specializes tonsils?

ENT doctor: Ear, nose and throat doctors, also known as otolaryngologists or head and neck surgeons.Ent. ...Read more

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What type of doctor specializes in maternity?

What type of doctor specializes in maternity?

Ob/Gyn: Obstetricians/gynecologists are the experts in childbirth, maternity, and women's health, though there are also some internal medicine specialists and subspecialists in endocrinology who have additional interest and training in women's health issues. ...Read more

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Where can i find a doctor who specializes in diagnosing what other doctors have missed?

Where can i find a doctor who specializes in diagnosing what other doctors have missed?

If you are looking: For "Dr House" then i don't think there is any specialist that specialize in that. I believe your best shot will be major academic center and start from scratch with primary care and go from there or second opinion to whatever field that you felt had problem with. Even with above there is still no guarantee you will find your answer. ...Read more

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Who is the right person to see in regards to re-occurring balanitis associated with candida to also get a sample test done?

Who is the right person to see in regards to re-occurring balanitis associated with candida to also get a sample test done?

Primary care Dr.: You should get a full work up. With recurrent balanitis, i think about a need to rule out diabetes, as these patients are more prone to this. Have your doctor eval ant treat the balanitis, while also looking into potential reasons why this is recurring. Sexual history will need to be obtained, possibly treatment of sexual partners concurrently. Just get to your family doctor. ...Read more