Podiatrist vs. Podologist

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Main Difference

The main difference between Podiatrist and Podologist is that the Podiatrist is a medical professional devoted to the medical treatment of disorders of the foot and Podologist is a branch of medicine devoted to the study of, diagnosis, and medical treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, and lower extremity.

  • Podiatrist (noun)

    A health care practitioner who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of foot ailments.

    "I visited my podiatrist to get a new pair of orthopedic inserts for my sneakers."

  • Podologist (noun)

    A podiatrist or chiropodist

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