a physician who specializes in pediatrics.
- Also pe·di·at·rist [pee-dee-a-trist, ped-ee-]. /ˌpi diˈæ trɪst, ˌpɛd i-/.
- pediatrician , podiatrist
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How to use pediatrician in a sentence
Weatherhead is a pediatrician, a doctor who works with kids.Five questions about COVID-19 vaccine trials in teens, answered | Bethany Brookshire | February 1, 2021 | Science News For Students
So Caleb and his dad, a pediatrician who works with adolescents, started talking.Why kids matter in the quest to stamp out COVID-19 | WIRED | January 31, 2021 | Ars Technica
Nearby, officers said they found Katherine Dodson, also 43 and a pediatrician.Terminally ill doctor killed pediatrician and himself after hours-long hostage standoff in Austin, police say | Andrea Salcedo, Derek Hawkins | January 27, 2021 | Washington Post
Demographers, pediatricians and public-health experts say it’s possible that lockdowns and quarantines have prevented children from succumbing to deadly injuries and illnesses.Fewer Children Died in 2020, Despite the Pandemic. Experts Are Trying to Figure Out Why | Emily Barone | January 14, 2021 | Time
Check with your pediatrician to make sure this is a go, and also ask the server.Hints From Heloise: Keep out cold air with a ‘snake in the draft’ | Heloise Heloise | January 7, 2021 | Washington Post
As a pediatrician who specializes in the care of adolescents, I ask my patients a lot of personal questions.
Part of my job as a pediatrician is to take the scary things in the news and make them the right size.
When Ellie was 18 months old, their pediatrician, now at a loss for other explanation, suggested they return to a geneticist.
Nobody should waste their time penning letters that any pediatrician with a whiff of insight will ignore.
After all the rigmarole, they found what any pediatrician already knew: the MMR causes fever.Another Blow to Anti-Vaxxers’ Fortress of Pseudoscience | Kent Sepkowitz | July 2, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The author, a pediatrician who experienced the problem in his own family, addresses physicians and parents.What Works: Schools Without Drugs | United States Department of Education
British Dictionary definitions for pediatrician
the US spelling of paediatrician
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