(In Australia) a doctor who uses radio communication and travels by aircraft to visit patients in remote areas of the country.
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- Anne Wakatama is Chief Medical Officer with the flying doctor service.
- It was leading edge in Canada and it included a team of flying doctors who traveled with the aircraft, making pickups throughout the province, bringing the patients to the tertiary care centers in Winnipeg.
- With her dentistry she has worked in St Helena in the Atlantic and in Australia with the flying doctors.