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Medico Adjunto

English translation: Assistant Doctor / deputy Doctor

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04:26 Jun 23, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: Medico Adjunto
Medico adjunto cirurgia general
Francesca
English translation:Assistant Doctor / deputy Doctor
Explanation:
nromally it is better to say Assistant Doctor. Even though he is Adjunto= Joint. You can also fit in deputy doctor
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Telesforo Fernandez
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na +2"adjunct M.D. in general surgery"Heathcliff
naAssistant Doctor / deputy DoctorTelesforo Fernandez


  

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Assistant Doctor / deputy Doctor


Explanation:
nromally it is better to say Assistant Doctor. Even though he is Adjunto= Joint. You can also fit in deputy doctor

Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 17:35
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12 hrs peer agreement (net): +2
"adjunct M.D. in general surgery"


Explanation:
would be the best way to say it. "Deputy" or "assistant" implies that the doctor in question is less qualified than the doctor whose "deputy" he is, or whom he is assisting. The sense of "adjunto" here is association, rather than subordination.

Heathcliff
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jason Hall: A good point. I often use "assigned to xyz" in these cases for that very reason...
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agree  Patrick Weill
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