Cardiothoracic surgery is the field of medicine involved in the surgical treatment of organs inside the thorax – generally the treatment of conditions of the heart and lungs.
Clinical psychology is an integration of science, theory, and clinical knowledge for the purpose of understanding, preventing, and relieving psychologically-based distress or dysfunction and to promote subjective well-being and personal development.
Dentistry, also known as Dental and Oral Medicine, is a branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity.
Specializes in treating skin, hair, nail, and mucous membrane disorders.
Dietetics is the branch of knowledge concerned with the diet and its effects on health, especially with the practical application of a scientific understanding of nutrition.
Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
Otolaryngologists are physicians that specialize in the treatment and management of diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat, and related bodily structures. People also refer to otolaryngologists as ear, nose, and throat (ENT) doctors. They provide both medical and surgical care.
Emergency & Trauma Unit
A trauma unit is a hospital equipped and staffed to provide care for patients suffering from major traumatic injuries such as falls, motor vehicle collisions, or gunshot wounds.
General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal contents including the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, appendix and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland.
Gynaecology & Obstetrics
Obstetrics and gynaecology are concerned with the care of pregnant woman, her unborn child and the management of diseases specific to women. The specialty combines medicine and surgery.
A maternity centre specializes in caring for women during pregnancy and childbirth. It also provides care for newborn infants.
Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery
Maxillofacial surgery is a specialty that combines surgical training with dental expertise to correct a wide spectrum of diseases, injuries, tumours, defects and deformities in the mouth, head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.
Oncology is the study of cancer. The field of oncology has three major areas: medical, surgical, and radiation.
Neurosurgery is the medical specialty concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, surgical treatment, and rehabilitation of disorders which affect any portion of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and cerebrovascular system.
Occupational therapy is a client-centered health profession concerned with promoting health and well-being through occupation. The primary goal of occupational therapy is to enable people to participate in the activities of everyday life.
Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine and surgery which deals with the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders.
Orthopedic surgery or orthopedics, also spelled orthopaedics, is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system.
Pediatrics is the branch of medicine that involves the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents.
Pathology is the science of the causes and effects of diseases, especially the branch of medicine that deals with the laboratory examination of samples of body tissue for diagnostic or forensic purposes.
Dispense medications, counsel patients on the use of prescription and over-the-counter medications, and advise physicians about medication therapy.
Physiotherapy is the treatment of injury, disease, and disorders through physical methods such as exercise, massage, manipulation and other treatments over medication and surgery.
Reconstructing or repairing parts of the body by the transfer of tissue, either in the treatment of injury or for cosmetic reasons.
Prosthetics & Orthotics
In medicine, a prosthesis or prosthetic implant is an artificial device that replaces a missing body part, which may be lost through trauma, disease, or a condition present at birth.
Psychiatry is the medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders.
Radiology is a medical specialty that uses medical imaging to diagnose and treat diseases within the body.
Dialysis keeps your body in balance by: removing waste, salt and extra water to prevent them from building up in the body. keeping a safe level of certain chemicals in your blood, such as potassium, sodium and bicarbonate.
Social work is an academic discipline and profession that concerns itself with individuals, families, groups, and communities in an effort to enhance social functioning and overall well-being.
Speech & Hearing Therapy
Speech and hearing therapy are important health-related specialties concerned with normal development of human communication and treatment of its disorders. Speech therapy focuses on voice and speech-language skills while hearing therapy deals with hearing and hearing impairment.
Urology, also known as genitourinary surgery, is the branch of medicine that focuses on surgical and medical diseases of the male and female urinary-tract system and the male reproductive organs.
Wound Care is the treatment of difficult wounds that requires an assessment of the entire patient and not just the wound. Systemic problems often impair wound healing.