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29 Gifts For Doctors that Will Make Their Daily Grind a Bit Better

Updated on April 29, 2021 Updated on Apr 29, 2021
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    Doctors certainly don’t expect any gifts from their patients so when they do receive something special it makes them feel extra appreciated. Whether you are looking for a thank you gift, medical school graduation gifts Christmas, or retirement gift we have lots of great gift ideas for doctors. Our gift guide has thoughtful ideas for your favorite physician.

  1. Brain Coasters


    Each set of anatomic brain specimen coasters comes with six glass coasters. Each coaster has four rubber feet (to further protect the surfaces the coasters are protecting in the first place) and a slice of brain printed on it. If you stack your coasters in the proper order (which is easy to do, since the coasters are labeled) and look from the proper angle, you’ll see a full brain.

  3. Espresso Maker
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    Doctors work long hours so caffeine is a necessity. The stainless steel compact design of the espresso coffee machines saves lots of space, smaller and lighter. The removable, washable drip catcher collects coffee drips and keeps brew space tidy, best for home and kitchen use. This coffee espresso machine with frothing arm makes creamy froth to top off your cappuccinos and lattes. The best gift idea of coffee lovers.

  5. Foot Massager
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    Melt the aches & stresses away after a long day as you glide your feet on the TheraFlow. Feel the warmth of reflexology radiate from your feet to the rest of your body. Breathe. Relax. Designed to knead and roll aches and soreness away by stimulating tissues in your feet. The large base provides dual relaxation and acupressure to the feet, ensuring deep reflexology. A great gift for your favorite doctor who can use some relaxation after a long day at the office.

  7. Wine Glass and Mug Gift Set
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    Enjoy a relaxing morning and evening with your new favorite coffee mug and stemless wine glass, which reads “Before Patients” and “After Patients”. What’s better than giving a stemless wine glass for a wino or wine lover. Every time they drink their precious wine they will think of you.

  9. Hand Salve
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    Care for dry hands with our heavy-duty moisturizing hand salve. This thick, rich formula provides all-day care for active and dry hands. Formulated with Avocado Oil, Eucalyptus Oil and Sesame Seed Oil, this hand moisturizer for dry skin leave hands feeling soft, conditioned and cared for.

  11. Every Patient Tells A Story
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    Never in human history have doctors had the knowledge, the tools, and the skills that they have today to diagnose illness and disease. And yet mistakes are made, diagnoses missed, symptoms or tests misunderstood. In this high-tech world of modern medicine, Sanders shows us that knowledge, while essential, is not sufficient to unravel the complexities of illness. She presents an unflinching look inside the detective story that marks nearly every illness–the diagnosis–revealing the combination of uncertainty and intrigue that doctors face when confronting patients who are sick or dying.

  13. Medicine Mug
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    The Medicine Mug is a go-to gift for everyone in the healthcare field including medical students, doctors, nurses, physician assistants, veterinarians, therapists, and hospital administrators. The mug handle features the “Rod of Asclepius” a symbol from Greek mythology associated with healing + medicine.

  15. Fancy Stethoscope 
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    Sturdy and refined, the Littmann Cardiology IV helps isolate subtle sounds* so you can hear changes in your patients in the most critical and challenging environments. Designed to help you listen for hard-to-hear sounds, including aortic stenosis, S3 gallop murmurs, and faint pulmonary anomalies.

  17. Caduceus Emblem Tie Bar
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    Wear or gift the classically designed tie bar embellished with an enamel Caduceus symbol. A perfect gift for any physician, paramedic, nurse, or medical school graduate. The doctor will see you now!

  19. Matte Black Forest Fountain Pen
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    This fresh, elegant, reliable fountain pen by Hongdian is a true marriage of the sophistication of finer days with the latest technology of modern times. Hand-assembled and checked for flawless quality, it gives high precision and exceptional writing comfort for every occasion, coupled with a gorgeous design. With this pen in your possession, clients, colleagues, and friends will know you for your taste, class, and sophistication.

  21. Apple Watch
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    Between all the meetings, phone calls classes, and their social life (if they still have one), they will need to keep their life in order. The Apple Watch is designed to participate in nearly every moment of your day, keeping your schedule and your health on track. A great gift for someone who just graduated med school.

  23. Organ Donor Lunch Bag
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    Fred’s E. M. T. insulated tote will keep your precious goods prepped, and ready to transplant right into your waiting stomach! This clever and quirky lunchbox is inspired by coolers used for organ transplants in the medical field and it is great for keeping your snacks alive and having fun on the go. Every Emergency Meal Transport lunch bag has a foam-insulated water-proof lining, a mesh interior pouch, and an ‘organ donor’ ID tag.

  25. Laptop Bag
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    This is the tote you can take anywhere—and everywhere. Featuring a padded laptop pocket, a water-resistant water bottle pocket, and a host of organizational pockets, it keeps you both organized and chic. A purposeful, practical design that doesn’t compromise on style. The Voyageur collection brings you versatile and lightweight nylon backpacks, bags, and accessories for women.

  27. Death Wish Instant Coffee
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    Death Wish Instant Coffee was born from the idea to send coffee to space. In June 2018, Death Wish Coffee launched an instant coffee to the International Space Station aboard the Falcon 9 SpaceX Rocket — turning the strongest coffee in the world into the strongest coffee in the galaxy. The reason? To help fuel astronauts on the space station so they can further scientific discoveries. And now you can drink an instant version of our coffee as they did — no matter if you’re traveling, camping, or exploring the universe.

  29. Compression Socks
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    Flair and flow with graduated support in stylish socks. You’ll want to show off these knee-length graduated support socks. Each style helps improve circulation, relieve swelling and ward off varicose veins. A comfortable, non-binding top and a heel pocket help keep the socks in place. Great for doctors that stand for long periods.

  31. Doctor Flash Drive
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    This cute cartoon doctor design flash drive, compact in size, easy to carry. No software needed, just plug in and use it. Great for data storing, transferring, and sharing files. Creative shape design effectively saves space, which makes it a perfect gift for medical students, surgeons, nurses, and doctors.

  33. Leather Portfolio


    If you’re looking for a luxury Italian brand that offers premium quality leather goods handmade in Italy, look no further. These portfolios and you’ll immediately come to terms with how impotent it is to keep your documents tucked away safely in a stylish and elegantly made padfolio. There’s no better way to step into the office, wearing your best smile and oozing with confidence, than carrying a stylish leather portfolio that gets heads turning.

  35. Alex and Ani Women’s Medical Professional Bangle
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    On the path of life, we discover our calling–what we are truly meant to do. Full of heart and selfless to the core, those in the medical field dedicate themselves to health and wellness. They are the life-savers, the caregivers, the healers. This bracelet is the perfect way to honor these dedicated spirits with pride.

  37. Badge Holder Wallet
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    GOVO’s revolutionary multi-carry design lets you carry your ID badge/cards in as many convenient ways as possible. You can carry it with a lanyard, carabiner, keychain or clip it on a pocket, belt, clothes, backpack, anywhere you want. The clip will hold tight and stay in position all day long. 

  39. A Chocolate Stash
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    Working those long shifts, they might need a stash of treats. Right now there is slavery on cocoa farms in West Africa. This is the result of the unequally divided cocoa chain. Tony’s Chocolonely exists to change that. Their vision is 100% slave-free chocolate. Not just their chocolate, but all chocolate worldwide. They have developed a sourcing and business model that is fully transparent and scalable for any chocolate manufacturer to adopt.

  41. Medical Sticky Notes


    A pack of sticky notes in the shapes of bandages — everything you need to remedy your writing: fix the wording, mend a sentence, and make your documents all better. A fun gift for doctors.

  43. Vintage Medical Prints
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    Vintage set of iconic medical patents artwork reinterpreted to capture the spirit of innovation, modern medicine, and handcrafted to infuse the classic, vintage feel and personal touch by our award-winning artist in North Carolina. Includes a stethoscope and blood pressure cuff set, thermometer, an ambulance, and a skeleton.

  45. Pop Life Card


    The medical hero pop-up card features a stunning laser-cut cover with a doctor superhero cutout. The card is handcrafted using only natural paper imported from Italy & Japan to create the most unforgettable experience. Inside the intricate greeting card is a 3D super doctors pop-up. The lovely cutout lifeline details backdrop of this blank card is perfect for a thoughtful handwritten note to a loved one or dear friend.

  47. Doctor Bag
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    The brown vintage bag is stylish and goes with formal suits, casual clothes or doctor scrubs. Despite one single main compartment, it provides plenty of room for a full set of diagnostic tools, some first aid kit, and more other small items. Made of Italian Vegetable Tanned Leather is full grain natural cowhide leather.

  49. Clutch Bag
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    This cute luxe clutch bag can be used for toting around makeup, pencils or for a night out on the town. Inside the bag reveals a loving and inspirational message when opened – certified at saving lives.

  51. The Anesthesiologist’s Challenge Puzzle
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    A beautifully crafted puzzle with 18 pieces with images related to anesthesiology. This is one of the most unique gifts we’ve ever come across! Even better, it can be engraved with a name or a special message to make it even more meaningful to the recipient. 

  53. Brain Bookends
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    This set of 2 brain shape resin bookends with all handcraft carved and ideal for any rustic, industrial, or steampunk-inspired decor. Great for display and organizing books or medical journals.  Perfect for home decor, office decor, cafe or book shop to neatly hold literature in place.

  55. New Stylish Scrubs
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    With a tailored fit and soft fabric that features four-way stretch technology, FIGS medical scrub tops provide you superior fit, comfort, and function throughout your day. With two flattering, deep front pockets and one hidden interior pocket, The Casma three-pocket scrub top provides maximum storage.