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What is considered as a doctor in Switzerland ?

General practitioners and spécialists

General practitioners and spécialists who are registered in Switzerland with a doctor license are recognised by the law for example :

Yes, this is generally recognised as a doctor

A psychiatrist is a doctor. A psychologist is not recognised as a doctor in Switzerland but as a therapist. Therefore not covered in the Swiss health insurance law.

 

Updated on 16/05/2018

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