Physicians who treat diseases, injuries, and deformities by invasive, minimally-invasive, or non-invasive surgical methods, such as using instruments, appliances, or by manual manipulation.
Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Cardiovascular Surgeon, Colon and Rectal Surgeon, Colorectal Surgeon, General Surgeon, Hand Surgeon, Neurosurgeon, Ophthalmic Surgeon, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Surgeon, Pediatric Surgeon, Physician, Physician Surgeon, Plastic Surgeon, Podiatric Foot and Ankle Specialist, Reconstructive Surgeon, Surgeon, Surgical Endoscopist, Surgical Oncologist, Thoracic Surgeon, Trauma Surgeon, Upper Extremity Surgeon, Urologic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon
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