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surgeon

 [sur´jen]
1. a physician who specializes in the treatment of diseases, injuries, and deformities by manual or operative methods.
2. the senior medical officer of a military unit.

sur·geon

(sŭr'jŏn),
A physician who treats disease, injury, and deformity by operation or manipulation.
[G. cheirougos; L. chirurgus]

surgeon

(sûr′jən)
n.
A physician specializing in surgery.

surgeon

A physician trained in the surgical arts.

surgeon

A physician trained in surgical arts. See Breast surgeon, Colorectal surgeon, General surgeon, Maxillofacial surgeon, Neurosurgeon surgeon, Oral surgeon, Plastic surgeon, Vascular surgeon.

sur·geon

(sŭr'jŏn)
A physician who treats disease, injury, and deformity by operation or manipulation.
[G. cheirougos; L. chirurgus]

surgeon

A medical practitioner whose practice is limited to the diseases treated by surgical operation and who performs such treatment. General surgeons operate on almost all parts of the body but are now uncommon. The practice of specialist surgeons includes cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery, orthopaedic surgery, ophthalmic surgery, genitourinary surgery and ear, nose and throat surgery.

sur·geon

(sŭr'jŏn)
A physician who treats disease, injury, and deformity by operation or manipulation.
[G. cheirougos; L. chirurgus]
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