Pain medicine is a branch of medicine employing an interdisciplinary approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those living with chronic pain.
Cardiology is the branch of medicine specialized in diagnosing and treating diseases and abnormalities of the heart.
Cardio-thoracic Surgery is the branch of surgery involved in surgical treatment of organs within the thorax including the heart and lungs.
Clinical oncology relates to any type of cancer treatment that is not surgery, including radiotherapy and systemic therapies.
Developmental and Behavioural Paediatrics is the branch of paediatrics specialized in physical, language, socio-emotional and cognitive development in childhood and adolescence.
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism is the sub-specialty of internal medicine that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of disorders involving the endocrine (glandular) system. These may involve hormone-producing organs such as the thyroid, pituitary, adrenal glands, pancreas, ovaries and testes and hypothalamus.
Gastroenterology and Hepatology are the branches of medicine specialized in diagnosing and treating diseases and abnormalities of the digestive tract, such as the stomach, small intestine and colon, and the liver respectively.
General Surgery is a specialty of surgery that includes, but is not limited to surgical intervention on disease and abnormalities of the intestines, liver, colon, pancreas, gallbladder, stomach and thyroid gland. General surgeons may also be sub-specialised, such as in breast surgery, colorectal surgery or vascular surgery.
Haematology and Haematological Oncology is a branch of medicine specialised in diagnosing and treating diseases related to the blood. This also includes diagnosis and treatment of cancers related to the blood such as leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, anemia, bleeding and clotting disorders.
Internal Medicine is the foundation of all other medical specialties. There are many sub-specialties of internal medicine that include Cardiology, Respiratory Medicine, Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Urology, Hematology, Oncology, Endocrinology, Dematology, Infectious Diseases, Immunology, Rheumatology, Neurology, Geriatrics, etc.
Nephrology is the branch of medicine specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and abnormalities related to the kidneys.
Neurology is the branch of medicine specialised in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and abnormalities related to the nervous system. These may include the central nervous system including the brain and spinal cord, peripheral nervous system, autonomic nervous system and the muscular system.
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.
Orthopaedics and Traumatology is the branch of surgery involved in the diagnosis and treatment of injuries, diseases and abnormalities to the musculoskeletal system.
Otorhinolaryngology (commonly known as ENT for ears, nose and throat) is a surgical sub-specialty that is involved in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and abnormalities of the ears, nose and throat as well as other structures in the head and neck.
Paediatric Immunology & Infectious Diseases is a paediatric subspecialty involved in the diagnosis and treatment of allergic, immune and infectious disorders of infants, children and adolescents.
Paediatric Respiratory Medicine is a paediatric subspecialty involved in the diagnosis, treatment and management of diseases related to the respiratory system of infants, children and adolescents.
Paediatric Surgery is a sub-specialty of surgery involved in the surgery of fetuses, infants, children, adolescents and young adults.
Paediatrics is a branch of medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and abnormalities related to infants, children and adolescents.
Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty involving the restoration, reconstruction, or refinement of physical defects of form or function. Reconstructive surgery and Cosmetic/Aesthetic surgery are essential components of plastic surgery. Plastic surgeons utilize both reconstructive and aesthetic principles to optimize the appearance, functional outcome and the quality of life of their clients.
Psychiatry is an increasingly impactful branch of medicine in our digitalized, fast-paced, and stress-filled world. It specializes in the holistic assessment, treatment and prevention of a wide spectrum of emotional, cognitive, behavioral, and functional somatic diseases.
Respiratory medicine is a branch of medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and abnormalities involving the respiratory tract including the lungs.
Rheumatology is a branch of medicine devoted to the diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases. Many of these diseases are now known to be disorders of the immune system. Rheumatology is considered to be the study and practice of medical immunology.
Urology is the branch of medicine that specializes in surgical and non-surgical intervention to diseases and abnormalities of the male and female urinary tract system and male reproductive organs.