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family doctor in Medicine topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfamily doctorˌfamily ˈdoctor noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 MDOCTORa doctor trained to treat the general health problems of people of all ages syn GP
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family doctorLily had suggested to Muriel that they buy a wheelchair and take Rory out, and the family doctor had been enthusiastic.The system of paying the family doctor retained the pre-1948 idea of a payment per patient registered with that doctor.The jury retired to consider its verdict in the trial of Harold Shipman, the family doctor accused of killing 15 patients.The family doctor was a name on a card rather than a face to be recognised in the street.Do not attempt any diet without consulting your family doctor or specialist.