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English translation: assistant medical director

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German term or phrase:Oberarzt
English translation:assistant medical director
Entered by: Andy Lemminger
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08:20 Jun 5, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: Oberarzt
Ich bin der Oberarzt in einer neurologischen Klinik.

Would you use "senior physician"? (that's what it says in my dictionary)
Emma
assistant medical director
Explanation:
according to Langenscheidt
Selected response from:

Andy Lemminger
Canada
Local time: 05:03
Grading comment
thanks very much for all your help!!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naassistent medical directorUschi (Ursula) Walke
nasenior/chief physician
Vesna Zivcic
naassistant medical director
Andy Lemminger


  

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4 mins
assistant medical director


Explanation:
according to Langenscheidt


    Langenscheidt Dictionary
Andy Lemminger
Canada
Local time: 05:03
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 1127
Grading comment
thanks very much for all your help!!
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56 mins
senior/chief physician


Explanation:
1. Med. Vocabulary Engl. - Deutsch;

... German Medical Terms Geschäftsführender Direktor, Hospital
Director. Oberarzt, Senior Physician.

2. To be chief resident (Oberarzt / Chef de clinique) you have to be a certified urologist or at least meet the complete training requirements. ...





    Reference: http://www.med.uni-giessen.de/studium/study/vocabulary.htm
    Reference: http://www.esru.com/esru/90.htm
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 13:03
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 571

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
gcaddy
3 hrs
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7 hrs
assistent medical director


Explanation:
also according to:

Unseld's medical dictionary and
Oxford Duden

assistent medical director = Oberarzt (Vertreter(in) des Chefarztes (medical director)).

HTH

:-)

Uschi (Ursula) Walke
Local time: 22:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 492

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
DPS: yes. alemminger already said that
4 hrs
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