radiologist

noun
ra·​di·​ol·​o·​gist | \ ˌrā-dē-ˈä-lə-jist How to pronounce radiologist (audio) \

Definition of radiologist

: a physician specializing in medical radiology

Examples of radiologist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web On its website, IHS lists only one doctor, a radiologist named Jason R. Williams, who is also BioViva’s chief medical officer. Megan Molteni, STAT, "Six patients with dementia went to Mexico for an unproven gene therapy, a biotech CEO claims," 3 May 2021 Atlas, who is a radiologist, not an epidemiologist, was especially critical of mask wearing to prevent the spread of Covid-19. NBC News, "YouTube pulls Florida governor's video, says his panel spread Covid-19 misinformation," 9 Apr. 2021 Quasha was scheduled for a diagnostic mammogram after noticing a lump in her left breast, but her radiologist was more concerned with the white blobs that showed on her lymph nodes, which the mammogram picked up. Michael Lee, Washington Examiner, "Mammograms pick up lymph node swelling related to the coronavirus vaccine," 2 Mar. 2021 Milwaukee Bucks executive Alex Lasry, Outagamie County Executive Tom Nelson and Gillian Battino, a radiologist. Bill Glauber, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "State treasurer Sarah Godlewski 'seriously considering' U.S. Senate run as Ron Kind also looks at race," 26 Feb. 2021 Cawley’s father, 74-year-old hospital radiologist David Wolin, was the first person Cawley knew who tested positive for the virus. Anna Almendrala, Los Angeles Times, "Making space for grief, an L.A. art exhibit honors healthcare workers killed by COVID-19," 11 Mar. 2021 Now on medication, Liza was quickly accepted as a patient at Boston Children's Hospital, where a representative said Dr. Ed Smith, a neurosurgeon, and Dr. Darren Orbach, an interventional radiologist, will be part of a team set to operate Monday. Jay Reeves, Star Tribune, "7-year-old Alabama girl helps to fund her own brain surgery," 4 Mar. 2021 Now on medication, Liza was quickly accepted as a patient at Boston Children’s Hospital, where a representative said Dr. Ed Smith, a neurosurgeon, and Dr. Darren Orbach, an interventional radiologist, will be part of a team set to operate Monday. Jay Reeves, chicagotribune.com, "7-year-old girl raises money for her brain surgery with lemonade stand. This is not a heartwarming story, critics say.," 4 Mar. 2021 After the ultrasound, Quasha's radiologist was concerned. Sandee Lamotte, CNN, "Mammograms pick up swelling due to Covid-19 vaccine, causing unnecessary fear, radiologists say," 2 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of radiologist

1905, in the meaning defined above

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6 May 2021

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“Radiologist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radiologist. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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radiologist

noun

English Language Learners Definition of radiologist

medical : a doctor who is trained in radiology

radiologist

noun
ra·​di·​ol·​o·​gist | \ ˌrād-ē-ˈäl-ə-jəst How to pronounce radiologist (audio) \

Medical Definition of radiologist

: a physician specializing in the use of radiant energy for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes

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