At the hospital – Health – Photo Dictionary Online


Hospital ward

At the hospital - Health - Photo Dictionary Online


1. doctor

2. nurse

3. patient

4. orderly

5. gurney


At the hospital - Health - Photo Dictionary Online

6. stitches

7. operation/ surgery

8. mask

9. surgeon

10. surgical gloves

11. anesthetist

12. give a shot

13. syringe

14. needle

15. cast


At the hospital - Health - Photo Dictionary Online

16. wheelchair

17. crutches

18. waiting room

21. scalpel


At the hospital - Health - Photo Dictionary Online

19. surgical collar

20. sling

dentist: a doctor who takes care of the teeth


    • It’s a good idea to see a dentist at least once a year.



dermatologist: a skin specialist


    • A dermatologist can help you with your allergies.



doctor/M.D.: a person who has the degree of Doctor of Medicine, works to help sick people, and is licensed to prescribe medicine


    • When you are sick, you should go to the doctor.



ear, nose, and throat doctor/E.N.T.: a specialist for the ear, the nose, and the throat


    • She sees an E.N.T. for her sinusitis.



eye doctor/ophthalmologist: a specialist for eyes


    • The ophthalmologist prescribed glasses for our son.



gastroenterologist: a stomach specialist


    • He is seeing a gastroenterologist to help cure his digestive problems.



general practitioner/G.P.: an M.D. who treats most common diseases and ailments


    • Our G.P. takes care of the whole family in one visit.



gynecologist: a specialist in women’s health


    • Many women are checked by a gynecologist once a year.



obstetrician: a specialist in the delivery of babies


    • As soon as she suspected she was pregnant, she went to see an obstetrician.



orthodontist: a dentist who specializes in straightening teeth


    • The orthodontist fixed her crooked teeth, and now she has a beautiful smile.



orthopedist: a specialist in bones


    • When he broke his leg, the orthopedist put it in a cast.



pediatrician: a specialist in children’s health


    • As soon as the baby was born he was examined by a pediatrician.



periodontist: a dentist who specializes in gums


    • The periodontist was able to help prevent gum recession in most patients.



podiatrist: a specialist in feet


    • The podiatrist told her not to wear high-heeled shoes.



specialist: an M.D. who is an expert in one type of disease or part of the body


    • Our G.P. recommended that we take our child to a specialist.



surgeon: a specialist who performs major operations


  • The surgeon was in the operating room for four hours.