Ophthalmology
Avg. fee-for-service $943,916
Rank among Alberta physicians: 1st
Medicine dealing with the eyes.
Otolaryngology
Avg. fee-for-service $573,026
Rank among Alberta physicians: 4
A medical specialty focused on the ears, nose and throat.
Neurology
Avg. fee-for-service: $432,284
Rank among Alberta physicians: 11
Medicine dealing with disorders of the brain and nervous system.
Psychiatry
Avg. fee-for-service $332,906
Rank among Alberta physicians: 13
Medicine devoted to mental illnesses.
Thoracic / Cardiovascular Surgery
Avg. fee-for-service $770,914
Rank among Alberta physicians: 2
Surgical specialties devoted to the heart, blood vessels and lungs.
Family Medicine
Avg. fee-for-service $316,335
Rank among Alberta physicians: 15
Family doctors are primary care providers who offer continuing and comprehensive health care for people of all ages.
Dermatology
Avg. fee-for-service $741,763
Rank among Alberta physicians: 3
Medicine dealing with the skin.
Plastic Surgery
Avg. fee-for-service $479,010
Rank among Alberta physicians: 9
A surgical specialty devoted t o the restoration or improvement of body structures that are missing, defective or damaged.
Internal Medicine
Avg. fee-for-service $487,178
Rank among Alberta physicians: 8
Medicine focused on non-surgical treatment of disease, particularly of the internal organs.
General Surgery
Avg. fee-for-service $513,969
Rank among Alberta physicians: 6
A wide-ranging area of surgery with different sub specialties. It often focuses on the abdominal organs.
Anesthesia
Avg. fee-for-service $380,875
Rank among Alberta physicians: 12
Medicine focused on sedation for the purpose of blocking pain.
Urology
Avg. fee-for-service $570,890
Rank among Alberta physicians: 5
Medicine devoted to the urinary system and male reproductive organs.
Obstetrics/Gynecology
Avg. fee-for-service $491,358
Rank among Alberta physicians: 7
Medicine devoted to female reproductive organs, pregnancy and child birth.
Pediatrics
Avg. fee-for-service $328,298
Rank among Alberta physicians: 14
Medicine dealing with children and their diseases.
Physical Medicine
Avg. fee-for-service $296,888
Rank among Alberta physicians: 16
A branch of medicine specializing in restoring function to people with injuries and disorders -- often related to nerves, muscles and bones – though non-surgical means. The focus is on physical treatments, which could include braces, massage, heat and cold, and electrotherapies.
Orthopedic Surgery
Avg. fee-for-service $459,951
Rank among Alberta physicians: 10
A branch of surgery focused on the musculoskeletal system, including the repair of joints, bones, ligaments and tendons.