Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, or in Latin Medicinae Baccalaureus, Baccalaureus Chirurgiae (abbreviated in various ways, viz. MBBS or MBChB, MB BS, MB BChir, BM BCh, MB BCh, MB ChB, BM BS, BM, BMed etc.), are the two first professional degrees awarded upon graduation from medical school in medicine and surgery by universities in various countries that follow the tradition of the United Kingdom. The naming suggests that they are two separate degrees; however, in practice, they are usually treated as one and awarded together. Professionals holding MBBS degrees are referred to by the courtesy title of "Doctor" and use the prefix "Dr".Medicine is a branch of health science concerned with maintaining health and restoring it by treating disease. Medicine is both an area of knowledge (a science), and the application of that knowledge (by the medical profession and other health professionals such as nurses). The various specialized branches of the science of medicine correspond to equally specialized medical professions dealing with particular organs or diseases.
• General medicine: These practitioners usually perform the role of the family doctor. They diagnose and treat the every day and sundry ailments. in the event of an intractable sickness. The general practitioner recommend specialist intervention.Qualification:An MBBS degree with the three year M.D course in General medicine or a post graduate diploma course in general medicine. • Anesthesiologists:Assist the surgical process to make the surgical procedure as painless as possible. • General surgery: is a specialization where the doctor is trained in surgery for all organs of the body. The surgeon can later opt to specialise in specific areas. performance of surgery and post operatives care are the forte of the general surgeon.