Doctor is a generic term for many specialties that people in the medical field manage. A general hospital doctor will typically apply his medical knowledge and skills to diagnose, manage and prevent common diseases. A doctor may specialize in optometry, gynecology, oncology and many other such vocations.

Let us have a look at a cover letter for a doctor looking for a general practice position in a hospital.




Doctor Cover Letter Sample


534 Steven Street
Birmingham, AL 77773

October 28, 2013

Ms. Olivia Manchester
Manager Human Resources
Birmingham National Hospital
902 Galley Drive
Birmingham, AL 36353


Dear Ms. Manchester:

I am writing to apply for the position of Doctor at Birmingham National Hospital. I have recently made a move to Birmingham from Mobile where I had been working as a Medical Doctor for 4 years at the Birt Hospital. Since I am a trained medical doctor, I have had the opportunity to provide a vast array of treatment plans to patients of different socio-economic backgrounds. I would like to bring this capabilities to your hospital where my expertise will be a definite asset.

While working with a diversity of population, I have developed proficiency in providing evidence based medicine and clinical management to all patients referred to me. In addition, I am certified in Clinical Care Medicine and have used my training and experience as a basis for diagnosis, treatment and management for most common and some complicated cases. Additionally, I have strong knowledge of examining and interpreting laboratory tests, writing prescriptions and performing basic routine surgery activities in an assistantship role.

The possibility of working with Birmingham National Hospital excites me immensely and I would like to discuss with you how I may be useful at this position. My resume is enclosed for your review. I can be reached at (020) 888-8888 for any further information that you may require.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Todd Diaz

Enc. Resume