physiatrist

noun phys·iat·rist \ ˌfi-zē-ˈa-trist , fi-ˈzī-ə-trist \

Definition of physiatrist

: a physician who specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation

Origin and Etymology of physiatrist

physiatrics physical medicine, from Greek physis + International Scientific Vocabulary -iatrics


Medical Dictionary

physiatrist

noun phys·iat·rist \ ˌfiz-ē-ˈa-trəst, fə-ˈzī-ə-trəst \

medical Definition of physiatrist

: a physician who specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation

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