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What is a fellow?

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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine
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In brief: A doctor

A doctor who is doing more training in a specialty field in order to get borad certified.
For example, a doctor can do a fellowship in sports medicine or colorectal surgery.

In brief: A doctor

A doctor who is doing more training in a specialty field in order to get borad certified.
For example, a doctor can do a fellowship in sports medicine or colorectal surgery.
Dr. Maritza Baez
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Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Subspecialty focus

A fellow is a physician or doctor who has completed residency training in a field of medicine like otolaryngology head and neck surgery for example, who is now focusing on a specific area within that field (a fellowship), like otology or pediatric otolaryngology.

In brief: Subspecialty focus

A fellow is a physician or doctor who has completed residency training in a field of medicine like otolaryngology head and neck surgery for example, who is now focusing on a specific area within that field (a fellowship), like otology or pediatric otolaryngology.
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