We present You some unique doctors gadgets which they can use in everyday life. While in nowadays it is not a surprise that doctors are using up-to-date technologies like iPhone, iPad, Kindle or tablet, there are still new technologies coming in to market everyday. Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with all this information. Don’t worry!
When choosing gadgets it is good to keep in mind everything that we mentioned in section Gifts for Medical doctors. But let’s move on and here we present our Medical Gift guide teams top picks for technology loving doctors.
In our opinion great doctors gadgets would be:
- Digital stethoscope
- Digital highlighter
- Amazon Echo Dot
- Virtual reality headset
- Activity tracker
- New Matter MOD-t Desktop 3D Printer
- Grid it all-in-one carry case
- Amazon Fire TV – Streaming Media Player
- MiniPresso GR Espresso Maker
Read further to learn more about each item!
1. Take Stethoscope Game One Step Further with digital stethoscope
Digital stethoscopes has amazing features and it’s definitely one of many doctors gadgets which tech-savy doctors must have! With digital stethoscope you can record what you here, share it, use as an education tool, use specifically designed iMurmur app and much, much more.
With digital stethoscopes there is actually huge opportunities for collaboration too. For example, You hear suspicious heart tone and can’t decide whether it’s pathological or normal.
No problem with digital stethoscope – upload sound to Your phone, send it to Your colleague, and receive answer from him in a minutes.
2. Scanmaker Air Pen Scanner – excellent gadget for doctor who reads a lot!
Wouldn’t it be perfect if You could just slide through text and it would go right to Your notes?
With this tool it is possible – no more hassle of rewriting of things You need.
With this tool doctor will be able to:
- Capture the most important things from researches and conferences.
- If doctor enjoys reading – keep the most important quotes.
- Learning a new language? For this digital highlighter it’s not a problem because it has multi-lingual support.
- You can send information to Mac, Windows, Android or iOS devices.
It can easily fit in pocket so taking it around won’t be a problem!
3. New Matter MOD-t Desktop 3D Printer
Because with this little toy You can play around and make actually useful things for Your home and workplace.
Also You can go to New matter homepage and search for already designed items which could be useful in day to day life.
Additionally this 3D printer has Wi-Fi, it’s quiet and safe and design will fit in any home.
4. Amazon Echo Dot
Amazon Echo dot is a hands-free, voice-controlled device that is used to play music, sync meetings, search for relevant medical information, control smart home devices, read the medical news, set alarms, and much, much more.
This would be an excellent addition for every doctors office or home. If You have read or previous posts then You will hear it again – for doctors time is money!
Thanks to this little addition time management changes. The days when you had to input each scheduled meeting by pressing on a touchscreen has ended.
Plus Echo Dot always is getting smarter and adding new features, plus thousands of skills like Uber, Domino’s, and more.
By the way, the competitor of Echo Dot is Google Home, but according to one of the biggest tech review websites Echo (Alexa) takes round 1!
5. Virtual Reality headset
Virtual reality is going to be BIG this year. Just check out some videos online – people can travel literally everywhere and have an amazing experiences. We are not talking about games yet which will be huge this year…
But let’s focus on relevant topic – medicine!
There are many applications in medical education and let’s break them down step by step:
- High stress environment – with VR headsets You can put doctor in high stress environment to prepare him for such situations.
- VR medical education games – those who have tried to master science of anatomy know how hard it is. In VR it is possible to learn anatomy in a game mode which could be much more interesting.
- “Assist” in surgeries – if You are in surgery class it can be hard to be on the first row and see everything. With VR headset it’s not a problem, just look at this video.
If You are searching for doctors gadgets then VR set is excellent choice.
Another thing that will be big this year it’s wearable devices. Actually wearable devices has taken huge step during past two years, but anyhow it is the market which is still emerging. Why doctor needs a smartwacth?
Same reason as it is always – time, convenience and productivity!
By using smartwatch it easier to schecdule all meetings, see latest updates, check messages and some smartwatches allows yo track your health by measuring pulse rate, detecting irregular pulse (irregular heartbeats)!
7. Grid it all-in-one carry case
That’s why we present You all-in-on carry case!
With this case there will be always a space to pack and organize gadgets.
Accoridng to Medscape Lifestyle Report 2016 physical activities are second most popular pastime among the physicians. One thing how You can motivate yourself to do physical activities is track your progress.
To do that FitBit is an excellent choice!
It counts steps, burned calories, distance, floors climbed, clock, does sleep tracking!
Also there is FitBit app where it is possible to create food plans, find friends, and as Fitbit says it has everything you need to see your progress and stay inspired on your fitness journey.
9. Amazon Fire TV – Streaming Media Player
According to same lifestyle report mentioned before favorite pastime among doctors is staying at home with their families. So if that is the case Amazon Fire TV could be the one thing Your doctor needs!
Amazon Fire TV streaming media player is a tiny box you connect to your TV. After that it is possible to enjoy over 250,000 TV episodes and movies on Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, HBO NOW, but that’t not all there goes also games, music and more.
Additional it has voice search – simply say what you want and start enjoying it in seconds – lovely kids movie? Romantic comedy with loved one? It’s up to You!
10. MiniPresso GR Espresso Maker
Almost all doctors love coffee. Especially if doctor loves gadgets then coffee is a must. Mostly because when You have new gadget then it is neccessary to master it! So with this Espresso Maker doctor can have excellent espresso almost anywhere.
These would be our suggestions for technology loving doctors. If You didn’t find anything suitable or appropriate – feel free to check our gift suggestions where we discuss gifts for medical doctors in general or choose specific doctors profession from top drop down menu!