Whether it’s a holiday, medical school graduation, or simply a way to say thank you, finding a gift for the doctor in your life can be a challenging prospect. For many, the first ideas that come to mind are typical office equipment – paperweights, bookends, desk organizers, and keepsake boxes. While any gift is a meaningful gesture, we wanted to go a step further, from the ordinary to the extraordinary. If you’re looking for the perfect, high-end gift for a discerning and stylish medical professional, look no further. Here are the top ten luxury gifts for doctors.
When you give a Medelita lab coat as a gift, you’re giving more than an object, more than a simple garment. From classic to dental-specific and iPad-compatible styles, Medelita lab coats are gift of pride – helping to transform an often uncomfortable and shapeless uniform into a source of confidence and sophistication. Certified performance fabric by DuPont repels fluid, soil and stains – including blood – for over 50 washings, maintaining a bright white lab coat that signifies prestige and professionalism. As with all Medelita products, these garments feature gender-specific styles and can be personalized with custom logo and name & title embroidery.
The physician bag is a classic accessory for a medical professional. Vintage style matched with unprecented quality, Forzieri doctor bags have been enchanting the world since 1998 by featuring cutting-edge emerging designers, undiscovered master artisans and iconic fashion houses.
Late shifts and busy days usually mean that coffee is a doctor’s best friend. For the coffee connoisseur with discerning taste, Presso is a beautiful, functional and environmentally friendly product that makes rich, full-bodied espresso. No fuss. No complicated preparation. All a doctor will need to make delicious espresso, when at home or at work, is hot water – no electricity required.
All those hours standing in the operating room can put quite a strain on the back – Intelliskin is the solution. The IntelliSkin shirt is scientifically designed to retrain the body to achieve optimal muscular balance and function through proper alignment and quality of movement. Created by sports medicine expert and accomplished athlete, Dr. Tim Brown, IntelliSkin products incorporate advanced sports science, medical research and design and construction to naturally trigger an instant, predictable sensorimotor response. Positive results are nearly 100% predictable, which is why IntelliSkin is the intelligent second skin recommended by leading health professionals and elite athletes worldwide.
5. Sanita Clogs
Medical professionals spend a lot of time on their feet, so a pair of quality shoes is an ideal gift. For the past century, Sanita has upheld a tradition of craftsmanship, quality, and caring by handcrafting every clog. In Sanita clogs, every step taken at work is easier because of an inclined forefoot section and anatomical foot bed – essential to those working in medical and dental fields. Awarded the “Seal of Acceptance” by the APMA (American Podiatric Medical Association), the premium leather and padded instep of Sanita clogs offers all-day comfort for physicians, surgeons, veterinarians and dentists – virtually anyone in healthcare.
For the medical professional that loves to relax on the golf course, Scratch Golf in an industry leader in award-winning custom irons and wedges. The only company to specialize in fitting the sole grind (the part of the club that interacts with the turf at impact) of a golf club, every Scratch wedge is handmade and matched to a player’s style of swing.
Far from the boxy, unisex scrubs prevalent in the industry, Medelita scrubs are functional, professional, and perfectly matched to the task at hand. Medelita scrubs are made with a high-performance drirelease® with FreshGuard® fabric. This means that the fabric itself is moisture-wicking, quick drying, and soft. Drirelease® yarns pull moisture away from the skin and help to regulate skin temperature, minimizing sweat and discomfort. FreshGuard® is bacteriostatic; it neutralizes and inhibits the growth of bacterial odors. As with all Medelita products, these garments feature gender-specific styles and can be personalized with custom logo and name & title embroidery.
iPads are becoming essential in the medical field. The Rolls Royce of iPad cases, a Dodocase is a handmade iPad case inspired by the journals of popular artists. Made in San Francisco, California using traditional book binding techniques, the DODOcase brings a classic look to protecting your iPad – and can even be personalized as a special touch.
Every doctor needs a pen, and with Montblanc, they can write those prescriptions in style. Montblanc, synonymous for the very highest writing culture for the past 100 years, has followed lasting values such as quality and traditional craftsmanship. Its uncompromising demands of shape, style, materials, and workmanship have been reflected in its products, ranging from luxury ballpoint and fountain tip pens to mechanical pencils.
For a professional male doctor, a Ledbury shirt is a classic touch of tailoring to wear beneath his lab coat. A maker of high quality men’s dress shirts, Ledbury is building a brand based on the core value of great fit and superb quality. Ledbury shirts feature an Angle-American collar that won’t collapse, an ideal V cut at the neckline, the finest italian woven fabrics, a better fit, mother-of-pearl buttons, and a high stitch count – all of which are hallmarks of a high quality shirt.