This is a mini directory of health care specialists here in Manhattan. Here they go:
Allergy and Immunology – deals with the sensitivity of the immune system in response to exposure to substances such as food, medications, insect stings, and environmental factors; includes treatment of asthma and hay fever. Click here for Allergy and Immunology Specialists in Manhattan
Anesthesiology – deals with the administration of medicine to aid in pain management and sedation, often during and after surgery or other medical procedures. Click here for Anesthesiologists in Manhattan
Cardiology – deals with the heart, blood vessels, and the circulatory system. Click here for Cardiologists in Manhattan.
Chiropractic Medicine – employs manipulation and adjustment of specific areas of the body (often of the spine) to prevent and treat disease and nerve function. Click here for Chiropractors in Manhattan
Critical Care Medicine – concerned with providing greater than ordinary care and observation to people in critical or unstable conditions. Click here for Critical Care specialists in Manhattan
Dentistry – deals with diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases concerning the teeth, oral cavity, and associated structures. Click here for Dentists in Manhattan
Dermatology – deals with the structure, function, and diseases of skin, hair, and nails. Click here for Dermatologists in Manhattan
Emergency Medicine – diagnosis and treatment of life-threatening medical situations. Click here for Emergency Medicine Specialists in Manhattan
Endocrinology – deals with the hormone-secreting glands (ex: thyroid, pituitary, adrenal, pancreas, ovaries, testes, etc.); also deals with diabetes. Click here for Endocrinologists in Manhattan
Gastroenterology – deals with disorders related to the digestive system, including the intestines, stomach, liver, and other organs. Click here for Gastroenterologists in Manhattan
Hematology – deals with blood and blood-producing organs, including blood disorders. Click here for Hematologists in Manhattan
Infectious Disease Medicine – deals with infectious diseases, such as sepsis, meningitis, and pneumonia. Click here for Infectious Disease Specialists in Manhattan
Nephrology – concerned with malfunctions and diseases of the kidneys, including diagnosis and management by medication, diet, or dialysis. Click here for Nephrology Specialists in Manhattan
Neurology – deals with the treatment of the nervous system, including the brain, spinal cord, and nerves. Click here for Neurologists in Manhattan
Oncology – deals with tumors, including their development, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. Click here for Oncologists in Manhattan
Ophthalmology – deals with diseases of the eye and their treatment. Click here for Ophthamologists in Manhattan
Optometry – deals with examinations of the eye for defects and faults of refraction, prescribing correctional lenses, diagnosing diseases of the eye and treating diseases by non-surgical means. Click here for Optometrists in Manhattan
Orthopedics – concerned with correction or prevention of musculoskeletal (including bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves) deformities, disorders, or injuries. Click here for Orthopedists in Manhattan
Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, and Throat) – deals with disorders of the ear, nose, and throat (larynx) areas. Click here for ENT specialists in Manhattan
Pain Management – deals with surgery, procedure, or other treatment designed to reduce pain and help. Click here for Pain Management Specialists in Manhattan
Pathology – concerned with diseases, especially the structural and functional changes produced by them. Click here for Pathologists in Manhattan
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation – concerned with functional improvement after injury, illness, or congenital abnormality. Examples are physiatrists and physical therapists. Click here for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Manhattan.
Podiatry – deals with the care and treatment of the foot and its diseases. Click here for Podiatrists in Manhattan.
Preventive Medicine – medicine used to prevent disease, rather than to treat it. Click here for Preventative Medicine Specialists in Manhattan.
Psychiatry – deals with treatment of mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders. Click here for Psychiatrists in Manhattan.
Pulmonary Medicine – deals with diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the respiratory system (lungs). Click here for Pulmonologists in Manhattan.
Radiology – concerned with the use of radiant energy (ex: x-rays) or radioactive material in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Click here for Radiologists in Manhattan.
Rheumatology – deals with diseases associated with inflammation or pain in muscles, joints, or fibrous tissue; includes treatment of arthritis, rheumatism, and related diseases. Click here for Rheumatologists in Manhattan.
Surgery – used to treat diseases or other medical conditions by operating on a patient to repair or remove parts of the body. Click here for Surgeons in Manhattan
Urology – deals with treatment of the urinary tract (male and female) and reproductive (male) organs. Click here for Urologists in Manhattan
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