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subspecialty

(sŭb′spĕsh′əl-tē)
n. pl. subspecial·ties
A narrow field of study or work within a specialty, as pediatric dermatology or geriatric psychiatry.

subspecialty

Medtalk A field of health care expertise requiring 1–2 yrs of post-residency training or fellowship in a recognized program, which often has a closure examination. See Fellowship. Cf Specialty.
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In addition to primary board certification, most jobs require subspecialty expertise, with differences in desired subspecialties noted between academia and private practice.
Over the last 3 years the faculty of dermatology of College of Physicians and Surgeons, has worked on the development of FCPS program in pediatric dermatology, dermatopathology and dermatosurgery, but unfortunately none of the program could reach to completion due to inability to meet the college criteria to start subspecialty programs.
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Levenson, MD, spearheaded the effort to have the subspecialty recognized almost 20 years ago.
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UVA Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging provides full-service subspecialty diagnostic imaging interpretations of more than 400,000 exams per year and image-guided peripheral and neurointerventional services inclusive of outpatient clinic visits and consultations.
Developing and maintaining competence across the entire field may be unrealistic and increasingly is pursued through subspecialty training following residency.
This is my clear message to ophthalmologists in Pakistan that, they must choose one subspecialty to excel so that he/she could offer the best to the patient and stay in competitive race says Dr.