Medical Spanish Podcast

By Molly Martin, MD

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Free introductory Medical Spanish Audio Lessons

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Family Planning – Interview with a Comadrona
9:38

Let’s talk about family planning in Spanish. This is the second part of an interview with Ester, a comadrona (midwife) from San Pedro, Guatemala. (You can listen to the first part of the interview here: Service of a Comadrona.) Ester and I talk about la planificación familiar in San Pedro and how things have changed. […]

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Aug 03, 2018
Eye Exam in Spanish and Why I Podcast
14:25

In today’s episode, we practice vocabulary and phrases used during an exam exam in Spanish, but first! … I tell you a little bit about myself and why I started podcasting. Today’s Spanish lesson includes excerpts from the Spanish for Eye Care series. This series is part of both the Basic Medical Subscription and the full-access Medical Spanish […]

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May 26, 2018
Evaluation of a Red Eye in Spanish
8:30

In today’s episode, señora Rosa presents to the clinic with pain and redness in her left eye. During this clinical encounter, you will learn common words and phrases used during the evaluation of a red eye in Spanish. ¡SIGN UP FOR A FREE MEMBERSHIP!  I was recently contacted by Christine Chmielewski, an RN and optometrist, […]

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Mar 14, 2018
Q&A – Palpitations and More in Spanish
17:40

María Laura Mecías joins me from Elebaires Spanish school to answer your questions regarding the most recent clinical dialogue Atrial Fibrillation in Spanish. We talk about expressing the sensation of palpitations, shortness of breath and dizziness in Spanish, and more. Sign up for a free membership and get the latest premium lesson in the Atrial Fibrillation series for […]

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Feb 13, 2018
Atrial Fibrillation in Spanish
11:21

In this episode, you’ll hear a doctor and patient talk about atrial fibrillation in Spanish. I wrote and recorded this episode with María Laura Mecías, a Spanish teacher from Buenos Aires. First, Laura tells us about the school where she teaches, Elebaires. Then you’ll hear the clinical encounter where señora Rinoti presents to the ER […]

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Jan 02, 2018
STD Symptoms in Spanish
4:45

Learn to talk about STD symptoms in Spanish. In this clinical encounter, you will hear señor Gómez present to the clinic with symptoms suggestive of an STD. Clinical Encounter Doctora: Buenos días. Soy la doctora Johnson. ¿Usted es el señor Gómez? Paciente: Sí, soy yo. D: ¿Como le va? ¿Qué lo trae al consultorio? P: […]

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Nov 16, 2017
Service of a Comadrona – Interview in Spanish
9:50

Interview with a Comadrona Listen to an interview with a comadrona from Guatemala in Spanish. She tells us about the care that comadronas provide around childbirth. Listen for the Spanish word used for childbirth and delivery. I interviewed Ester while studying at the San Pedro Spanish School with my niece. To hear more about our […]

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Oct 03, 2017
Zika – Patient Interview in Spanish
6:19

Listen to a Letty describe her experience of having Zika in this patient interview in Spanish. She had a rash and conjunctivitis.

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Sep 02, 2017
Grammar from Folk Medicine Interview
6:47

Learn Grammar with the Medical Spanish Podcast This podcast reviews some of the grammar points covered during an interview I did for the Medical Spanish Podcast. I interviewed folk healer, Francisco Chavajay, while studying at the San Pedro Spanish School in Guatemala. The clinical dialogues and interviews presented in the Medical Spanish Podcast provide an effective […]

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Jul 08, 2017
Folk Medicine Interview in Spanish – Born with a Gift
5:58

In this folk medicine interview in Spanish a folk healer from Guatemala explains how a folk healer is born with the gift for healing.

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Apr 16, 2017
Quedar y Quedarse – I’m back with a quiz!
8:51

This is my first free podcast since September and my first free grammar podcast for over a year! As many of you know I host two podcasts: the Spanish Grammar Review and the Medical Spanish Podcast. In 2016, I finished up the premium series on the Subjunctive for the grammar podcast and then kept busy […]

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Apr 10, 2017
Chikungunya - Patient Interview in Spanish
10:45

Patient Interview from San Pedro Guatemala Today’s podcast is another patient interview in Spanish. I interviewed Letty while studying at the San Pedro Spanish School in Guatemala. She tells us about when she had Chikungunya. Chikunguna (also spelled Chickungunya) is a viral illness transmitted by the same mosquito as Zika and Dengue. It causes fever and […]

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Sep 28, 2016
Podcasts from Guatemala Coming Soon
5:26

An Unforgettable Experience Coming up you are going to hear interviews I conducted while working with the San Pedro Spanish School in San Pedro, Guatemala. My 16-year-old niece, Sophie, and I spent two weeks there in August 2016. I highly recommend the San Pedro Spanish School for those interested in a Spanish Immersion experience. My […]

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Sep 27, 2016
Monitoring Blood Sugar in Spanish
8:07

This is the first of a series of lessons available at docmolly.com, where Ángel give detailed technical instructions to a new diabetic. In this lesson, you will hear Ángel explain how to monitor blood sugar in Spanish. In the premium lessons, he explains how insulin works, how to calculate her dose of insulin and how […]

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May 02, 2016
Unable to Conceive - Patient Interview
11:24

An Interview About Infertility In this podcast, you will hear a patient interview in Spanish with a Mexican woman who was unable to conceive. While Ángel Bahena was visiting his family in Mexico, he interviewed his aunt Mary about her inability to have children. Angel asks about the tests she underwent, the treatments she tried, […]

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Jul 06, 2015
Childbirth – Patient Interview in Spanish
9:46

Learn Spanish Related to Childbirth While visiting his family in Mexico, my fellow podcaster, Ángel Bahena did a series of interviews with his family about their different medical experiences. In this podcast, he interviews his sister-in-law about pregnancy and giving birth to her first baby. Interview Entrevista realizada a Erika, una mujer mexicana que dio […]

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Jan 20, 2015
Diabetes – Patient Interview in Spanish – Dx and Tx
7:57

Listen to a patient interview about the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes in Mexico. Angel interviews his grandmother, doña Tere Rivas. Interview Ángel (A): ¿A qué edad le diagnosticaron con la diabetes? Doña Tere Rivas (TR): A los cuarenta años. A: ¿Tenía síntomas de diabetes cuando le diagnosticaron? Síntomas de diabetes incluyen mucha sed, muchas […]

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Apr 03, 2014
Back Pain in Spanish – Dialogue with Interpreter
6:20

Listen to a clinical encounter about back pain in Spanish. You will hear Mr Sanchez present to the doctor for pain in his back after lifting heavy boxes. You can read along as you listen with the transcript provided below. Want to learn more? Subscribe to the premium audio lessons at docmolly.com. In the premium series: […]

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Feb 16, 2014
Viral Gastroenteritis in Spanish
7:23

Evaluation of a Baby with Diarrhea in Spanish How do you evaluate a baby with viral gastroenteritis in Spanish? Listen as the doctor asks about the following: How long has the child had diarrhea? Has the mother noted blood in the diarrhea? Is the child vomiting? How many diapers is the child wetting per day? […]

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Sep 06, 2013
Child Development in Spanish
7:02

Asking About Developmental Milestones in Spanish Learn how to talk about child development in Spanish. In this clinical encounter, Marcela’s mother brings her in for a routine examination and the doctor asks about different developmental milestones. OJO: The level of this audio lesson is more advanced. Clinical Encounter D (doctora): Durante la cita de hoy […]

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May 15, 2013
Preoperative Evaluation in Spanish
6:15

Señora Campos is Evaluated Before Knee Surgery Listen to this preoperative evaluation in Spanish. Mrs. Campos is seen by a physician assistant and they discuss her medical and surgical history and the medications she is taking. She takes insulin for her diabetes. The physician assistant assesses the patient’s risk for surgery. She asks about a history […]

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Nov 21, 2012
Code Status Dialogue in Spanish – Part 1
3:39

Learn to discuss CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) in Spanish with the family of a patient with advanced dementia. This is a PART ONE of a dialogue between a doctor and a patient’s family regarding end of life care. After suffering a stroke a year ago, the patient has lived in a nursing home and suffers from dementia. […]

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Oct 21, 2012
The Flu – Q and A in Spanish
8:31

Talking About the Flu in Spanish Learn how to talk about the flu in Spanish. In this Q&A, we discuss the symptoms of the flu, how it is transmitted, complications of the flu, and the flu vaccine. Then we review the key vocabulary in Spanish. You will learn to say the following in Spanish: to […]

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Nov 28, 2011
HTN – Discussing Labs and Med Changes in Spanish
9:41

Listen to a clinical encounter discussing blood pressure, lab results and medication changes in Spanish. Señora Lopez presents to the clinic for a blood pressure check and to review her labs. Clinical Encounter D: Buenas tardes Señora López. Mucho gusto en verla. P: Gracias doctor, igualmente. D: ¿Cómo ha estado? P: Bien doctor. D: Viene […]

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Oct 02, 2011
Depression – A Clinical Dialogue in Spanish
6:40

Listen to a clinical evaluation of depression in Spanish. A woman presents to her primary care provider with symptoms of chronic pain, fatigue, trouble sleeping, and feelings of guilt and failure. Clinical Encounter D (doctora) : Hola Isabet. ¿Cómo te va? P (paciente): Realmente doctora, no me siento bien. D: Cuéntame. ¿Qué te pasa? P: […]

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Apr 23, 2011
Describing Movement in Spanish
6:53

Practice ways to describe direction and location of movement. HACIA (towards) … la derecha (the right) … la izquierda (the left) … adelante (forwards) … atrás (backwards)* … dentro (inwards) … fuera (outwards) … abajo (downwards) … arriba (upwards) … mí (me) … tí (you) … usted (you formal) PARA = hacia (towards) Mire para […]

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Oct 08, 2010
My Shoulder Hurts – Spanish for Physical Therapy
8:39

Learn Spanish for physical therapy and primary care. In this clinical encounter in Spanish, a woman carpenter presents to the clinic with a sore shoulder. This orignal dialogue for this podcast was provided by one of our listeners Burke Gurney. Burke just traveled to Mexico where he worked with other physcial therapists. Check out his […]

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Sep 09, 2010
Lyme Disease – A Clinical Dialogue in Spanish
6:06

Lyme disease is endemic to Northern Minnesota, where I first started practicing as a doctor. Along with the beautiful summer days come las garrapatas (ticks). I once took care of a camp counselor from Mexico with tick-borne disease, which gave me the idea for this lesson. It provides a great opportunity to practice describing symptoms of […]

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Jul 20, 2010
Describing Our Skin in Spanish
13:14

This is a more basic audio lesson covering useful vocabulary for describing our skin in Spanish. Rash (la) erupción (el) sarpullido / salpullido (las) ronchas – hives/welts Spots (las) manchas – spots (el) lunar – mole (las) pecas – freckles Lumps and Bumps (los) granitos – little bumps (el) grano, granito, barrito – pimple (la) […]

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Jun 07, 2010
Describing Our Bodies in Spanish
7:38

How would you describe your body in Spanish? Learn how to describe your body in Spanish. In this audio lesson we practice describing states, sensations and actions in the body.  This audio lesson is based on material covered in the Medical History & Exam series available through the Basic Medical Subscription at docmolly.com. This series is […]

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May 01, 2010
Chest Pain – Asking About Pain in Spanish
3:39

Evaluating Chest Pain in Spanish Learn key phrases for asking about pain in Spanish. In this clinical encounter you will hear a doctor ask about the quality of the pain, its location, and what makes it worse. We then practice interpreting the key phrases into Spanish. Clinical Encounter D: ¿Cómo es el dolor? ¿Es agudo […]

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Apr 29, 2010
Fever and a Rash – A Call to the Clinic in Spanish
5:43

Listen to a telephone call about a fever and rash in Spanish. A mother calls the clinic concerned about her child, who appears fussy and has developed a fever with spots on her skin. This is the opening dialogue for our premium podcast series: “Infections and the Skin,” at docmolly.com. Telephone Call D (doctora): Buenos […]

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Apr 12, 2010
Asthma Dialogue in Spanish
5:21

Listen to a dialogue about asthma in Spanish. This clinical encounter takes place in Latin America.  Mrs. Ramírez brings her daughter to the clinic when she notices her daughter is having trouble breathing. Clinical Encounter Addressing the Mother D (doctora): Buenas tardes. ¿Es usted la señora Ramírez? M (madre): Sí. Soy yo. D: Mucho gusto […]

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Mar 25, 2010
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Spanish
2:52

Mrs. Ortiz presents to the clinic with pain in her wrist. Listen for the following Key Words: – Tingling – Radiate (e.g.”Does the pain radiate into your hand?”) Clinical Encounter – Evaluation of Wrist Pain  P: Buenas tardes doctora. D: Buenas tardes Señora Ortiz. ¿Come le va? P: Muy bien doctora, pero tengo dolor en la […]

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Mar 25, 2010
Scene of a Car Accident in Spanish
3:24

Responding at the Scene of a Car Accident in Spanish E = EMT, P = Patiente E ¿Dónde le duele más? P: La cabeza, en la frente, por la parte derecha. E: ¿Le duele el cuello? P: Sí, en la parte derecha, también. E: ¿De uno a diez, siendo diez el dolor más fuerte, cuánto […]

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Mar 25, 2010
Diagnosis of Diabetes in Spanish
3:39

Listen to a clinical encounter where Mrs. Sánchez is diagnosed with diabetes in Spanish. They discuss her blood sugar results and next steps. Clinical Encounter Hola señora Sánchez. Hello Mrs Sánchez. Hola Doctora, Buenas tardes. Hello Doctor. Good afternoon. Ya he revisado los resultados de sus pruebas de sangre. I have already reviewed the results […]

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Mar 25, 2010
Greeting Patient for Lab Appointment – Medical Receptionist in Spanish
3:00

Be a medical receptionist in Spanish. Greet a patient, request that s/he fills out a form, and ask about medical insurance in Spanish. Greeting a Patient Buenos días. Good morning. Buenas tardes. Good afternoon. Me llamo ___ My name is ___ ¿Usted habla inglés? Do you speak English? ¿Viene para un examen de laboratorio? Are […]

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Mar 25, 2010
Stroke in Spanish
2:28

Doña Luisa presents to the ER unable to speak Listen to this clinical encounter about a stroke in Spanish. Doña Luisa is weak on one side and unable to speak. The ER doctor must obtain most of the history from her daughter.  Listen to how the doctor asks about weakness, balance, and the onset of […]

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Mar 25, 2010
Gynecological Exam in Spanish
4:05

Learn to Talk About Women’s Health in Spanish Listen to a gynecological exam in Spanish and learn words pertaining to Women’s Health, like pregnancy, miscarriage and menstrual cramps. Transcript Gynecological History D (Doctora): Buenas tardes señorita López. Veo que está aquí para un examen ginecológico P (Paciente): Sí, es verdad. D: ¿Cuántos años tiene? P: […]

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Mar 25, 2010
Abdominal Pain in Spanish
1:58

Evaluating Abdominal Pain in Spanish Learn how to ask questions about abdominal pain in Spanish. The doctor asks about location, timing, quality, provocative factors and associated symptoms. Clinical Encounter D: Buenas Tardes. Soy la doctora Mendoza. P: Mucho gusto Doctora. Soy Pedro. D: Hola Pedro. Mucho gusto. ¿Cómo le va? ¿Cuál es el problema? P: […]

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Mar 24, 2010