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Psychologist
expert in human behavior. License enables them to do group or private therapy.
psychoanalyst
specialist trained in Freudian methods-delves into your unconscious mind to help resolve personal issues
orthodontist
this dentist specializes in straightening teeth
optometrist
this practitioner measures vision and prescribes glasses
optician
this is the specialist who grinds lenses according to the prescription ordered by the optometrist or ophthalmologist
osteopath
this doctor helps cure diseases by massage or other manipulative prosedures
chiropractor
this specialist takes care of the spinal column and structural functioanlity of the nervous system using manipulation techniques
podiatrist
this doctor will help care for your feet
graphologist
this practitioner analyzes handwriting
gerontologist
this social scientist deals with non-medical issuea for the elderly
psyche
spirit, soul, mind
iatreia
medical healing
psyche
mental life
pathos
suffering or disease
soma
body
psychogenic
born of the mind or psyche
psychoanalyitc
work out issues by talking and reliving experiences
logos
science or study
psychologist
one who studies the mind
psychis
phenomena that cannot be explained physically
psychopathis
adjective to describe
psychosomatic
mind makes body ill no organic cause
genesis
birth or orgin
psychotherapy
treatment for mind or personality disturbances
orthodontist
dentist who straightens teeth
orthos
straight
odontos
tooth
pedodontist
specializes in childrens teeth straightening
peri
surround
paidos
child
peridonsist
gum specialist
endodontist
specializes in rooth of teeth
endon
within
ex-
out
sphygmos
pulse
osteon
bone
pathos
disease, suffering
podium
speakers platform
-ium
suffix for place where
chiropractors
heal with their hands
optometrist
measures vision, prescribes glasses
metron
measurement
barameter
measures atmospheric pressure
sphygmomanometer
blood pressure apparatus
osteopath
bone suffering disease
pous, podos
foot
okto
eight
octopus
eight armed sea creature
cheir
hand
mancy
prediction
tri-
three
platypus
egg laying mammal
platys
broad, flat
ietreia
medical healing
metric
decimal system of weights and measurements
baros
weight
therme
heat
opsis
vision
graphein
to write
graphology
analysis of writing
calligraphy
panmanship as an art
kallos
beauty
kakos
bad, harsh
photograph
written by light
phonograph
sound writer
telegraph
distance writer
biography
life writing
geriatrician
care of elderly
geron
old man
senile
physical and mental signs of old age
senior
older
graphologist
specialist who analyzes handwriting
calligrapher
called upon to write announcements with a elegance
cacogrophy
bad writing
cardiograph
heart writer
photos
written by light
phone
sound
tele-
distance
bios
life
geras
old age
senex
old (latin)
senescent
aging, growing old
senate
a council of generally older and wiser citizens