distinguished, eminent, leading, renowned, top
brilliant, good, skilled
pioneering (esp. BrE)
chief, consultant (BrE), senior
specialist (BrE)
brain, cardiac, eye, heart, orthopaedic/orthopedic, transplant, trauma
cosmetic, plastic

A plastic surgeon successfully rebuilt his nose.

a board-certified plastic surgeon (AmE)

dental, veterinary
army, flight (AmE), police (BrE)
be, work as
become, qualify as (BrE)

He is determined to qualify as a surgeon.

operate, perform sth

the surgeon who will operate on you

Surgeons performed two operations on him yesterday.

insert sth, place sth, remove sth

Surgeons removed her right leg above the knee.

make an incision
the surgeon's knife (often figurative)

Many people are terrified at the thought of the surgeon's knife.

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