What are some opposite words for surgery?

Antonyms for surgery
ˈsɜr dʒə ri

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term surgery.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. surgery(noun)

    the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures

    "he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School"

    Synonyms:
    operating room, operating theater, surgical operation, surgical procedure, operation, surgical process, operating theatre

  2. surgery(noun)

    a room where a doctor or dentist can be consulted

    "he read the warning in the doctor's surgery"

    Synonyms:
    operating room, operating theater, surgical operation, surgical procedure, operation, surgical process, operating theatre

  3. operating room, OR, operating theater, operating theatre, surgery(noun)

    a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations

    "great care is taken to keep the operating rooms aseptic"

    Synonyms:
    operating room, surgical operation, surgical process, operation, operating theater, surgical procedure, operating theatre

  4. operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process(noun)

    a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body

    "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"

    Synonyms:
    mathematical operation, process, procedure, operating room, surgical operation, operating theatre, cognitive operation, performance, functioning, operating theater, operation, military operation, cognitive process, surgical procedure, mental process, mathematical process, surgical process

Wiktionary

  1. surgery(noun)

    A procedure involving major incisions to remove, repair, or replace a part of a body.

    Many times surgery is necessary to prevent cancer from spreading.

    Synonyms:
    operation

  2. surgery(noun)

    A room or department where surgery is performed.

    I would discuss hospital policy to you more, but I’m wanted in surgery.

    Synonyms:
    operating theatre, operating room, theatre

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. surgery(n)

    Synonyms:
    aciurgy

How to use surgery in a sentence?

  1. Attorney Donna Rotunno:

    Mr. Weinstein was in a serious car accident in August, which resulted in a concussion and has now necessitated the need for back surgery later this week.

  2. Seattle Storm:

    Ive been here before so I guess that is a good thing. I know what to expect and how to approach it, ive already gone through the roller coaster of emotions because just getting to the point of knowing I had to have surgery took a lot doctors and a lot of MRIs and things like that. In some bizarre way its nice to know what the plan is and you can kind of wrap your head around that. You can have your down moment but then kind of be like, OK, this is how were going to move forward. So thats where I am.

  3. Susan Witt:

    I would not recommend having surgery anywhere other than a hospital or ambulatory surgical center.

  4. Ted Adams:

    Long-term risk reduction in eye, nerve and kidney complications shown in bariatric surgery patients even when their diabetes remission following surgery has been temporary may be explained at least in part by additional antidiabetic mechanisms beyond the effects of weight loss or reduction in food intake.

  5. Rafael Nadal:

    I am making a lot of steps forward since the surgery on the foot.

How to pronounce surgery?

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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
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