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orthopedist

awr thuh pee duhst

  • n  a specialist in correcting deformities of the skeletal system (especially in children)

  • The first orthopedist he saw went into a long talk about risks and benefits and scared him out of his wits.
  • If your orthopedist thinks about arthritis, for instance, in terms of friction between roughened joint surfaces, you should try to think about it, generally, in the same way.
  • Two radiologists run imaging businesses, and a good orthopedist friend dropped out to put up magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) facilities.
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  • Scot Shields in OCRegister
    The decision was made over last weekend but I spoke to (team orthopedist) Dr. (Lewis) Yocum (Saturday) and that's when the final, final decision was actually made,Shields said. "I wanted to keep playing, but once the pain didn't go away at...
  • Mike Scioscia in OCRegister
    The word I'm getting from (team orthopedist) Dr. (Lewis) Yocum and the medical department is that it's a sprain,Scioscia said. "We're going to wait a couple of days to see how he reacts to it. Nothing is in the area that he was feeling the...

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