How to say doctor in Japanese

The Japanese word for doctor.
The Japanese word for doctor.

The Japanese word for doctor is isha and physician is naikai. Check below for a list of different types of doctors, and their Japanese writings and pronunciations. – The Fastest Way to Learn Japanese Guaranteed

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Interesting facts about doctors in Japan

Most people think that the word sensei only applies to teachers, but the word is also used as a title of honor for specialists such as doctors.

Also, it can be confusing if you are living in Japan and you need to see a doctor. Fortunately, most medical practitioners in Japan have a basic understanding of the English language. If you find yourself in this situation, then check out this list of English speaking doctors in Tokyo here.

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