Whether you’re a med student, hospital worker, nurse, doctor, or physical therapist, working in the healthcare industry is a constant challenge. Having a funny name for your medical team can help you bond with your co-workers, boost overall morale, and even get through your day with a smile.

We have lots of ideas for all types of funny, catchy, and just plain quirky medical team names, along with tips on what you should keep in mind when naming your medical team.

In This Article

  • What to Keep in Mind When Choosing a Funny Medical Team Name

  • Funny Medical Team Names

    • General Medical Team Names
    • Emergency Room Team Names
    • Medical Student/Intern Team Names
    • Nursing Team Names
    • Physical Therapist Team Names
    • Surgical Team Names

What to Keep in Mind When Choosing a Funny Medical Team Name

A seemingly endless list of medical terms sets the stage for a host of funny and creative medical team names. But not all funny names are appropriate for the medical environment.

For example, you should probably avoid using a racy or suggestive name for your medical team. It’s also important to avoid derogatory or exclusionary terms for your medical team name. After all, naming your team helps everyone feel closer and more motivated, so you don’t want a name that leaves anyone out!

But there are plenty of ways to have fun with a medical team name! Below is our list of ideas and suggestions for medical team names, broken into types of medical teams.

Funny Medical Team Names

Emergency Room Team Names

  • EMS Allstars
  • The Resuscitators
  • Trauma Troopers
  • Stat!
  • Crash Carts
  • The De-Fibrillators
  • Team Blood and Guts
  • Ambulance Catchers

General Medical Team Names

  • Code Blue
  • A Medical Mystery
  • Heart Throbs
  • Lifesavers
  • The Xaniax
  • Beta Blockers
  • Team Advil

Medical Student/Intern Team Names

  • Pub Med
  • Straight Off the Couch
  • The Unqualified Opinions
  • Caffeine Crashers
  • The FDAs (Future Doctors of America)
  • Making the Rounds
  • The Rotators

Nursing Team Names

  • The ICU Bandits
  • The I-V Leaguers
  • Bedpans and Tube Sticks (a play on Bedknobs and Broomsticks)
  • The White Line
  • Super Scrubs
  • The Nightingales
  • Enema of the State
  • Push My Buttons
  • Merry Monitors
  • Team Triage

Physical Therapist Team Names

  • Rehab Rockstars
  • No Pain No Gain
  • The Stretchers
  • Distal Dynamics
  • The Tone-Ups
  • Reflex Checkers
  • Rangers of Motion
  • Step Right Up

Surgical Team Names

  • Surgical Instruments
  • The Alphabet Soups
  • Cutting Edge
  • The Caps and Gowns
  • Still on Call
  • Clamp and Sponge Brigade
  • Gloved and Loaded

In Summary

A funny name can be a great way to motivate your medical team. If you’re stuck for ideas, we hope our list has inspired you to give your medical team a funny or clever name!