country doctor

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a doctor who practices in the country (rather than in a city) usually remote from a modern hospital

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The kind of chaos one can expect with the Doctor films soon ensues as his quest to become a surgeon upsets Sir Lancelot Spratt, and he has an altercation with a country doctor and his beautiful, much younger wife.
Nothing more than an axiom: the wife of a country doctor gets caught up in two love affairs, brings her husband to ruin, kills herself.
He seemed more like an urbane kind of estate agent or country doctor than someone who filmed rock stars.
Mike, the country doctor with a city education," he specializes in presenting complex health topics - be it diabetes, migraines, or food sensitivity - in a clear, conversational manner.
The Country Doctor Revisited: A Twenty-first Century Reader.
A country doctor went way out to the boon-docks to deliver a baby.
Wilfred Grenfell and a country doctor racing the stork.
a country doctor who will treat the unemployed for free and still make house calls.
Health-care reform is coming, the country doctor realizes, and all he can wonder is if the responsibility will become too big.
Heine, a professor of psychology at the University of British Columbia asked that participants to read an abridged and slightly edited version of Kafka"s "The Country Doctor," which involves a nonsensical -- and in some ways disturbing-series of events.
He's the man the country doctor will send you to if the job is out of the range of the "general practitioner.
The son of a country doctor, he became a general practitioner himself but slipped, unobtrusively at first, into Irish politics.
A drug-addicted Black Country doctor used a patient's name to make out prescriptions for himself - but was caught because a pharmacist could not read his writing.
Deep in the heart of Texas is a young country doctor whose dedication to advancing the libertarian cause has been extraordinary.
Relish Workshop, Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm, Tamworth Village, New Hampshire.