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Find an internist in Huntsville, AL that specializes in integrative medicine, annual physicals, sports physicals, acute care, primary care, chronic disease care, illness, cancer screening, and more.

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  • Marco Ortega Guerrero, MD

    301 Governors Dr SW, Medical Outpatient Center
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • R Phillips Jr, MD

    Rheumatology Associates
    201 Sivley Rd SW Ste 600
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Edgar Prasthofer, MD

    Comprehensive Cancer Institute
    201 Sivley Rd SW Ste 200
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Joseph Randall, MD

    Huntsville Clinic Inc
    420 Lowell Dr SE
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • G Rao, MD

    1425 Weatherly Rd SE
    Huntsville, AL 35803
  • Archana Rastogi, MD

    chase medcare
    5107 moores mill rd
    Huntsville, AL 35811
  • Roy Roberts, MD

    250 Chateau Dr SW Ste 220, Huntsville Internal Med
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Norman Abbot Sabio, MD

    Villiage Medical Clinic
    4800 Whitesburg Dr S Ste 2
    Huntsville, AL 35802
  • Robert Serio, MD

    Huntsville Lung Assoc
    420 Lowell Dr SE Ste 500
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Shanon Smith, MD

    Occupational Health Group
    309 W Park Loop NW
    Huntsville, AL 35806
  • Norman Solliday, MD

    Uab Huntsville Program
    301 Governors Dr SW
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • William Temple, MD

    201 Governors Dr SW Dept Im
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Arthur Williams, MD

    Central Health Care
    110 Walker Ave NE
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Keith Young, MD

    Huntsville Lung Assoc
    930 Franklin St SE Ste 110
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Michael Dick, MD

    Alabama Adult Medicine
    PO Box 549
    Madison, AL 35758
  • Verne Webster, MD

    Horizons Medical Care, PC
    8045 Highway 72 W
    Madison, AL 35758
  • Angelina Alejandrino, MD

    First Care Med Doctors Clinic
    31151 Commercial Dr
    Ardmore, TN 38449
  • J Fentress, MD

    PO Box 910
    Ardmore, TN 38449
  • Jacqueline Do, MD

    540 Hughes Rd
    Madison, AL 35758
  • Ramakrishna Vennam, MD

    540 Hughes Rd Ste 2
    Madison, AL 35758
  • James Gifford

    1215 7th St SE Ste 220 Nephrology North Alabama
    Decatur, AL 35601
  • Reginald Gladish

    1215 7th St SE Ste 220
    Decatur, AL 35601
  • Richard Gualtieri

    201 Sivley Rd SW Fl 2
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • James Smelser

    813 Franklin St SE Ste A
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Richard Spera Jr

    420 Lowell Dr SE Ste 301
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Prasad Vankineni

    420 Lowell Dr SE Ste 204
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Rosanne Winn

    2325 Pansy St SW Ste B
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Milton Padgett

    Opiate Addiction Pain Management
    165 Chestnut Drive
    Madison, AL 35758

Internist Info

Internist Summary:
An Internist is a physician who practices medicine related to any of the organs and systems of the body. They deal with any problem no matter how simple, complicated, ordinary, or unusual it may be. They provide comprehensive care to adults with the exception of performing surgery. This means they can take care of any complaint from nose, ears, reproductive system, to mental health problems, to issues such as substance abuse.

Internists are trained to solve the most complex and intriguing problems as well as handle multiple complaints and illnesses at one time. Besides treating the patient, an internist focuses on preventative medicine and educating patients on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle.


Internist FAQs:
What is an

Internist

?
An Internist is a physician who studies Internal Medicine for adults. Internal Medicine is a branch of medicine that focuses on the diagnosis and nonsurgical treatment of diseases.

Why might I see an Internist?
If you are an older adult you could have an Internist as your primary care physician. An Internist also treats patients with chronic or internal organ illnesses, along with other common problems.

What are the specialized areas that an internist can practice in?
• Adolescent medicine
• Allergies and immunology
• Cardiology
• Endocrinology (glandular disorders)
• Gastroenterology (colon and digestive disorders)
• Geriatrics (treatment of the elderly)
• Hematology (blood disorders)
• Infectious diseases
• Nephrology (kidney disorders)
• Pulmonology (lung and respiratory disorders)
• Oncology (cancer)
• Rheumatology (arthritis)
• Sports medicine

What is internal medicine?
Quite simply, internal medicine refers to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of medical conditions, illnesses, injury and disease relating to any system of the human body. This includes all organs (ears, nose, heart, lungs, skin, etc.) and systems (reproductive, endocrine, circulatory, respiratory, etc.)

What does an Internist do?
An Internist can choose to practice general medicine or specialize in a certain area. The general Internist conducts physical exams of the body. The Internist obtains medical history and orders any tests that are required. Once the test results are obtained, the Internist will choose the appropriate course of treatment: medication, lifestyle changes, surgery, or referral to a specialist.

What are some of the rewards of being an Internist?
An Internist is a very interesting profession that will often present mental challenges. Because an Internist handles any and every system in the human body, there is always opportunity for amazing discoveries.

What can't an Internist do?
An Internist can diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases, illnesses, injuries, and medical conditions. However, they cannot perform surgery. They must refer the patient to a surgeon that specializes in that certain area.

Who should get treatment from an Internist?
Any adult who needs medial care for an illness, injury, disease, or other medical condition could use an Internist. It is recommended that children see a pediatrician as their training and education is geared towards a child's health.

How do I find an Internist in my city and state?
The Wellness.com directory will help you locate an Internist in your state. Select Internist from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate an Internist in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need an Internist in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of Internists in your city and state.


Internist Related Terms:
physical examinations, cholesterol testing, pap smears, immunizations, skin biopsies, stress reduction plans, ongoing evaluations, bone density testing, menopause treatment, internal medicine, internal systems, prevention, and comprehensive care