urologist

noun
urol·​o·​gist | \ yu̇-ˈrä-lə-jist How to pronounce urologist (audio) \

Definition of urologist

: a physician who specializes in the urinary or urogenital tract

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Other Words from urologist

urology \ yu̇-​ˈrä-​lə-​jē How to pronounce urology (audio) \ noun

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My father is a urologist and my mother was a social worker and hospital administrator. Alyson Pomerantz, Longreads, "Anaphylaxis of the Mind," 3 Sep. 2019 Roughly half of America's neurologists, orthopedic surgeons and urologists have reached or surpassed that milestone. Shawn Tully, Fortune, "Trouble Seeing a Specialist? Here’s What’s Driving the ‘Doctor Draught’," 15 July 2019 For urologists, however, the coming of summer signals something else: kidney stones. Marcos Del Rosario-santiago, baltimoresun.com, "Doctors say summer is kidney-stone season. Here’s what you should know.," 11 July 2019 For urologists, however, the coming of summer signals something else: kidney stones. Marcos Del Rosario-santiago, chicagotribune.com, "Doctors say summer is kidney-stone season. Here’s what you should know.," 1 July 2019 Riley urologists performed the best of any specialty at the hospital, coming in third nationwide, behind only Boston Children’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, which were first and second on the national honor roll. Shari Rudavsky, Indianapolis Star, "Riley Hospital for Children ranks among top 50 hospitals in nation in 9 areas," 24 June 2019 Mainstream pediatric urologists also point out that circumcision is more common in the United States than other places, including the United Kingdom, Scandinavia, and Australia, as well as South America and parts of Asia. Rita Giordano, https://www.inquirer.com, "Art exhibit in Northern Liberties stirs up debate over circumcising infants," 4 June 2019 Some general clinicians and urologists are also certified in anal screening, but this isn't widespread, Dr. Paskett says. Korin Miller, SELF, "Throat and Anal Cancers Caused by HPV Are on the Rise—Here's How to Stay Safe," 24 Aug. 2018 Tennessee Urologists has 18 urologists serving patients at 11 locations in Knoxville and surrounding counties. Andrea K. Mcdaniels, baltimoresun.com, "Chesapeake Urology partners with Tennessee practice," 6 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of urologist

1879, in the meaning defined above

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urologist

noun
urol·​o·​gist | \ yu̇-ˈräl-ə-jəst How to pronounce urologist (audio) \

Medical Definition of urologist

: a physician who specializes in urology

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