34 Heartfelt Gifts for Doctors to Show Your Gratitude and Respect
Doctors are some of the world’s greatest heroes, perhaps now more than ever before. Doctors, nurses, and medical professionals who work tirelessly, even at the risk of their own health, deserve all the praise and thanks that we can muster in these difficult times. How have you shown your own doctor your gratitude? You can’t go out and shop for a gift. Fortunately, in this list, you will find the most ingenious gifts for doctors and all those medical professionals that deserve so much respect.
Best Gifts for Doctors
Fabulous Doctor Wine Bottle Holder
Working in the medical field is stressful, so your doctor is in great need of a prescription to kick back and relax with their loved ones! Enjoying a quality bottle of wine with family and friends is a gift that a busy doctor rarely gets to enjoy; With a fun bottle holder that preserves flavor and quality, though, they can be sure that their favorite vintages will be waiting for when the time does arrive. A vacuum stopper and foil cutter are cleverly integrated into this sweet doctor design, providing all the tools a person needs to pop open a drink on their prized days off.
3M Vetbond Tissue Adhesive
There’s a lot of pressure on a person when their family looks to them for medical support. Not even the most experienced doctor is prepared for every bump and scrape life can bring. 3M vetbond is a gift for the neighborhood animal doctor that has seen it all and understands that, sometimes, a cut simply can’t go untreated. A liquid bandage that dries in seconds, 3M adhesive protects wounds from worsening or becoming infected, preserving the pet’s health and the owner’s peace of mind.
The Pill Book
A doctor can’t possibly provide the best care to their patients if they’re not up to date on the latest medicinal innovations. The Pill Book offers the knowledge every medical professional needs to prescribe with confidence. The 15th edition contains vital information for those prescribing and taking medication, including recommended doses, addiction potential, possible side effects, and other life-saving information well worth looking into. Complete with dozens of updates as of 2012, keep your doctor in the loop of what medications can do their patients the most good with a gift dedicated to the healers of the world.
Disposable Skin Stapler
An open wound is a wound bound for trouble. Your favorite doctor is determined to prevent it at all costs. In an emergency situation, the ability to pull out the skin stapler can be a matter of life and death: sterilized staples not only reduce blood loss, but support a barrier between the body and harmful bacteria in the environment. When time is short and an on-duty doctor is nowhere to be found, the stapler gifts your loved ones the time to seek help without the need for complicated, confusing tools or expensive, single-use products that simply don’t hold up.
Funny Medical Casual Sock
Celebrate the important role your doctor fills in the community with a gift that puts their career in the spotlight. Sockfun doctor socks are a cute, comfy pair of socks that your loved one won’t mind wearing throughout the entirety of their next double shift. Breathable, stretchy fabric ensures a good fit for most men whose work keeps them on their feet while reducing odor produced from their long, stressful shifts. Featuring fun imagery like bandages, pills, and stethoscopes, these socks are as practical a gift for your doctor as they are exciting, making them a gift your loved one needs – stat!
Medical Humor Notepads
As difficult a field as medicine might be to work in, no doubt your doctor’s day is full of hilarious moments worth appreciating. Medical humor notepads are a testament to the “humerus” world of doctors everywhere, with each of the 4 notepads featuring a different cartoon that pokes fun at some of their most common occurrences. From troublesome patients to the frustration of going up against Dr. Google, these notepads gift doctors the knowledge that, while work can be tough, they’re not alone in the difficult or hilarious moments they face.
Doctors Need Shots Too
If anyone understands the importance of getting your shots, it’s a doctor. Of course, off the clock, your doctor’s going to need something more powerful than a vaccine to get over the stress of work. A set of 2 shot glasses is a fantastic gift for the doctor that knows that drinking responsibly isn’t just recommended – it’s essential. Bold, black lettering promises to let your doctor show off their hilarious gifts even after drinks are served, with only the darkest liquors coming close to obscuring this vital mantra when friends and family come around to drink up.
Doctor Who Tardis Jewelry Box
For the medical professional that spends their downtime enjoying the adventures of Britain’s most famous doctor, only one jewelry box will do. With 3 sizable drawers and room for necklaces, bracelets, and rings, this gift truly does seem much larger on the inside than the outside – an ideal quality for the doctor known to go all out with their accessorizing ways. Your angelic doctor won’t be weeping after they get a look at their new box, but they might just shed a tear of joy at the chance to become the legendary time lord’s next gorgeous companion!
Gluteus Maximus Sticky Notes
Even a serious doctor can take the time to appreciate a nice body, from a perfect haircut to a toned rear. Appeal to your doctor’s more sensual side in the only way you know how – through the informative anatomical diagram of a man’s most vital asset. Each pack of these sticky notes comes with 100 pages for notes your doctor must not forget. Speak the language of love with your doctor in the form of a unique gift that shows a complete understanding of how their medical mind works.
Clozex Emergency Laceration Closures
Heal wounds with a bandage that’s a cut above the rest. With Clozex closures, your neighborhood doctor will be prepared to tend to cut more than 4-inches in size, promoting efficient healing without the pain of stitches or the obvious form of a standard bandage. Subtle and strong, Clozex makes a great gift for those doctors that always prepare for the worst with the very best medical tools on the line. For hospital quality care in an affordable, efficient package, these closures are certain to prove themselves the bandages for the job.
iHealth Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor
If a person knows how to interpret the results, a blood pressure test can provide vital insight into their current state of health. As luck would have it, your doctor just so happens to be a pro at interpreting medical data. Whether they’re concerned about a specific condition or are simply monitoring their health to be safe, iHealth is a powerful gift to add to your loved one’s maintenance routine. Capable of measuring blood pressure, heart rhythm, and more, the iHealth blood pressure monitor can keep your doctor up to date on the health of them and their family, allowing them to catch unusual results long before they develop into a serious, even deadly, concern.
Rollga Foam Roller
Doctors are incredible at caring for others, but your doctor deserves to care for themselves for a change. With an award-winning foam roller, your loved one can get a thorough full-body workout all on their own, no expensive spas or specialized masseuse required. The unusual shape of the roller allows the massager to fit along with your doctor’s bones and muscles, providing a deeper, more rewarding experience. With regular use, this relaxing gift can improve a doctor’s blood flow, flexibility, and overall mobility, making both work and play more enjoyable than ever before.
Leather Doctor Bag
While not many doctors continue to make house calls today, your loved one can still appreciate the style and quality professionals rocked back in the day. The leather doctor bag is a sturdy leather case large enough to carry all of a medical professional’s essentials, including devices, laptops, and fresh clothes after their longest shifts come to an end, letting them prepare for every shift without exception. Locking pockets protect the bag’s contents from all passers-by, so doctors can work without concern for what fate might be befalling their belongings. Gift your doctor the vintage bag that continues to live up to modern standards with a stylish bag.
Taylor Tomahawk Reflex Hammer
If your knee-jerk reaction is to pass by this next gift, think again: the reflex hammer has been a staple of the doctor’s office for decades, so your medical professional would do well to invest in a quality one. With the 7.5-inch hammer, doctors can effectively test patient reflexes time and again without fear of causing damage to the human or hammer. Exacting design lets the reflex hammer do its job with less effort on your loved one’s part, while a colorful rubber head offers space for customization rarely available in medical products. Just about every doctor will need to test reflexes at some point in their career, so get them a hammer they can count on.
Cynamed 2-in-1 Ear Scope Set
It’s not always easy for a learning doctor to find willing patients to practice their work on, but practice is the only way to master any field of medicine. With the professional set-up provided by the otoscope et, your up-and-coming doctor might just be able to practice their skills yet. This set comes with the tools to examine the ears, the eyes, and the nose of willing patients, allowing doctors to explore anatomy up close and even assess if there’s any need to visit the office for a professional opinion, benefiting both the doctor to be and their loved ones in the process.
Speidel Scrub 30 Medical Watch
Offering medical services in the midst of a pandemic takes a huge amount of heart, and doctors know better than anyone the value of keeping that heart-healthy. Nowadays, it’s easier than ever for doctors to watch out for health problems – simply strap on the Pulsometer Watch and you’re good to go! The comfortable, water-resistant watch measures pulse beats along with time, allowing doctors to immediately determine their patient’s heart rates. The Pulsometer Watch is a fashionable, personal gift that doctors can take advantage of in the clinic or around the house.
Pearlina Heart Necklace
As sweet as the classic shape may be, every doctor knows that the heart shape we all recognize is far from an accurate depiction of the organ. If you want your favorite doctor to know that your love is real, then the heart you gift them should be just as genuine. The Anatomical Heart Necklace is just that gift. An accurate depiction of a genuine human heart, the Anatomical is an amusing take on the classic love trinket that your medical professional is sure to appreciate.
Napkin Forever Prima Inkless Pen
Like most professionals, doctors often find themselves reaching for a pen, whether its to sign off on paperwork or fill out prescriptions. However, such a hectic, on-the-go job means you don’t always have a pen nearby when you need it. Keeping a few in your pocket seems reasonable, but spilled ink is a mishap doctors simply don’t have time for these days. The Inkless Pen is the perfect pen for a medical professional to slip into their pocket without a second thought: no ink means no ink stains, while the slim design ensures that keeping this gift on-hand is never an inconvenience. When it comes to gifts for doctors, the pen truly is mightier!
Airdog FitAir Portable Air Purifier
Clean air has always been a concern for doctors and nurses in busy hospital environments, but now more than ever your healthcare providers could use a gift to clear the air. The Wearable Air Purifier filters the air up to 25 square feet around, removing contaminants and diffusing essentials oils wherever your doctor might go. For healthcare workers feeling worn down and exhausted, the Wearable Air Purifier is a useful, portable tool for revitalizing and renewing the body and the mind.
Air-Purifying Face Mask
Face masks are an essential tool of the trade for doctors, but the recent pandemic has put this vital technology in short supply. Keep your favorite doctors and nurses healthy with a reusable air-purifying mask that prioritizes comfort and functionality in all the best ways. This unique face mask is an innovative new technology guaranteed to redefine the hospital forever; it’s about time your own local professionals had access to the newest device that they can’t go without.
I.V. Plant Pot
A doctor’s schedule is erratic at the best of the time. A busy schedule shouldn’t come at the cost of a healthy, thriving garden though! The IV Plant Pot is a great gift for those doctors and plant lovers who can’t always be home to water their flowers and ferns – not only does the attached IV drip make for an amusing decorative feature, but it actually provides the plant with the nourishment it needs to thrive. When the IV runs out, your doctor should be more than skilled enough to replace the drip in record time.
Noonchi Office Chair Workout
Doctors know the value of keeping your body in tip-top shape, as well as the struggle of having no time to stop by the local gym. The Noonchi Office Chair is a workout device built for those short on time and/or space: in a matter of minutes, the chair attachment transforms your average office chair into a full-body workout machine. With this gift, your doctor will be able to work their biceps and flex their quads without sacrificing their time at the office or in the home.
3M Diagnostic Stethoscope
In medicine, it’s vital that instruments be perfectly accurate. When an inaccurate reading or faulty measurement can mean the difference between life or death, your doctor needs tools they can trust. The 3M Littmann Stethoscope is more than a visually stunning medical instrument – it’s a reliable tool ideal for detecting subtle irregularities indicative of major issues. Your doctor will be ecstatic over receiving such a beautiful, functional gift genuinely listens to their heart’s desires.
Propoint Mouse and Presenter
You can’t reduce your doctor’s long hours, but with the right gift, you can help the time fly by. The Ergonomic Mouse boasts a unique, out-of-the-box design that ensures your doctor never need to struggle with a clunky, uncomfortable mouse or trackpad again. In addition to its ergonomic design, this original gift is extremely portable and comes with its own carry-case, a brilliant feature for those medical professionals whose work requires them to traverse around the clinic or hospital. With the “most comfortable mouse on the planet,” work can be a breeze for your favorite doctor!
HARIO Technica Three Cup Coffee Siphon
If there is one thing that will get your favorite doctor through the daily chaos of working through a pandemic, it’s the pleasure of a well-made cup of steaming hot coffee(if he happens to be a coffee lover). Delicious brews are essential for a busy 12-hour shift, and the temporary closure of the local coffee shop shouldn’t stand between your doctor and that sweet, caffeinated goodness. With the Tabletop Coffee Maker, freshly brewed coffee is only minutes away from your desperate, sleep-deprived medical professional.
BentoStack Charge Desktop Organizer
Many doctors already have a wide variety of items on their desks so finding a charger that fits in seamlessly and doesn’t take up mountains of space is essential. This futuristic looking, stackable charger is the perfect solution for any doctor who owns an iPhone. On top of everything else this handy device allows the doctor to organize his or her workspace by tidying cables, smart devices, and Apple pencils all in one place. The device comes apart so that the gift recipient can take only the components they need when they are on the go!
Wemo Wearable Memo Band
Doctors often have a lot to remember, from patient details to simply remembering to pick up some milk after a long shift, and it’s easy for them to forget things. But that no longer needs to be a problem with the handy wrist band. The doctor can scribble down any notes they need to remember with any standard ballpoint pen and keep a constant reminder of those important messages. What’s even better is that this simple yet elegant looking wristband is made from a soft silicone material, making it comfortable and durable for those long working hours.
Ice Cube Block Lamp
For those long nights spent in the office catching up on paperwork, your doctors will not want the bright overhead lights giving them a headache. That’s where this beautiful ice cube lamp can be something of a lifesaver. Unlike other lamps, the interesting and unique design of the ice cube lamp can make a great addition to the doctor’s desk. If that wasn’t enough, the lamp has been designed by one of the top Swedish interior designers and has won a variety of awards – what a talking point!
Belkin Boost Up Wireless Charging Stand
As we know, doctors are always on the go and it is important for them to always be contactable, so leaving their phone on charge for lengthy periods of time isn’t on option. But with this wireless charging stand, the doctor will be able to charge on the go. Not only this but the phone can still be used whilst charging making life that little bit easier. The charging stand features a sleek design in either white or black and can be used with a variety of smartphone brands such as iPhone and Samsung making this a very versatile gift.
Creative Bone Shape Ballpoint Pens
If you want to add a little bit of humor to your gift giving, why not consider these bone pens – ideal for a doctor! The pens come in a pack of five and feature black ink encased in the design of a human bone. Just imagine the laughter that will come when your doctor friend or family member pulls out their bone pen to write a script or make patient notes. These will certainly be the talking point of the hospital.
Kor One Ergonomic Water Bottle
Anyone who works as long hours as a doctor will know that keeping hydrated is absolutely essential. How is the doctor meant to take care of his or her patients if they are not taking care of themselves? That being said, it isn’t always easy for a doctor to stop and take a break so a water bottle that they can take with them is the perfect gift.
This beautiful looking water bottle comes in a variety of stunning colors, allowing you to fit the personality of the recipient. Alongside this, the clever design makes drinking from a bottle more comfortable than it has ever been, and the materials that have been used to create the bottle mean that they will not affect the taste. For those long shifts during the summer, the doctor can easily add in some ice cubes through the spacious spout.
Portable Toothbrush Sanitizer
There may be times when your doctor friend simply doesn’t have time to return home between shifts, this means that they won’t have the time to take care of their personal hygiene – unless they have something as useful as this toothbrush sanitizer. The sanitizer can be easily recharged for use on the go, meaning that even if the doctor needs to freshen up on the job, his or her toothbrush will be clean and ready to go. The device ensures that 99.9% of bacteria is removed, perfect for use in an environment where germs may be prevalent.
Uplift Desk Under Desk Hammock
After attending to all those sick patients, the doctor may need to recharge before attempting any more tasks. This under desk hammock fits easily under a standing desk and gives the doctor somewhere to rest his or her head between jobs. The hammock comes in a choice of two colors and is easily stored away for when it is not being used – ideal for those who have to share a desk.
Zenergy Ball Chair
Does your doctor friends need somewhere comfortable to sit that will also provide them with a healthy level of activity? If so, this amazing ball chair is the ideal solution. The chair allows the doctor to keep moving even whilst sitting still and in turn this provides a mini-workout whilst at the desk. The chair comes in a great range of bright colors, making this not only a practical addition to the office but also an aesthetically pleasing one.
Doctors are some of the most hard-working and dedicated people in the world. Not only do they play a vital role in healing the sick and caring for those with injuries and ailments, but they are also compassionate and kind. For this reason, they deserve to receive a gift that is that little bit extra special.
If you know a doctor and would like to make their birthday, Christmas, or anniversary something to remember then this useful gift guide will offer you some excellent ideas. That being said, giving a gift doesn’t always need to happen on a special occasion, you might simply want to let them know how much they mean by offering one of these amazing gifts for doctors.