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Find an internist in Nashville, TN 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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  • Deborah Beyer, MD 450 Points

    St. Thomas Medical Group
    4220 Harding Pike Ste 401
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Thomas Brittingham, MD 370 Points

    Nashville Medical Group
    300 20th Ave N Fl 9
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Bruce Richards, MD 370 Points

    300 20th Ave N Fl 9
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Darrell Arnett, MD 360 Points

    Darrell G Arnett, MD
    1010 Fourth Avenue North
    Nashville, TN 37219
  • Trilby Williams, MD 350 Points

    Green Hills Medical Clinic
    1916 Patterson Street, Suite 500
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Lee Fentriss, MD 350 Points

    Nashville Medical Group
    300 20th Ave N Fl 9
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Sally Burbank, MD 330 Points

    2021 Church St Ste 608
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Mark Houston, MD 330 Points

    Hypertension Institute
    4230 Harding Pike Ste 400
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • William Serafin, MD 320 Points

    Wilson Medical Group
    2002 Richard Jones Rd Ste B300
    Nashville, TN 37215
  • Robert Graham Jr, MD 310 Points

    300 20th Ave N Ste 500
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Russell Leftwich, MD 300 Points

    Office of eHealth Initiatives
    PO Box 128010
    Nashville, TN 37212
  • Craig Rutland, MD 290 Points

    Nashville Medical Group
    300 20th Ave N Fl 9
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Grafton Thurman, MD 220 Points

    Donelson-Hermitage Diabetes
    3443 Dickerson Pike Ste 512
    Nashville, TN 37207
  • Ryan Mire, MD 210 Points

    4230 Harding Rd Ste 601
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Aladraine Sands, MD
    200 Points

    Hickory Medical Advisor, PC
    5515 Edmondson Pike, Suite 115
    Nashville, TN 37211
  • Robert Berkompas, MD 190 Points

    St Thomas Health Ctr
    4230 Harding Rd Ste 400
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Matthew Beuter, MD 180 Points

    Frist Clinic
    2400 Patterson St Ste 400
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Gamal Harris, MD 180 Points

    2011 Church St Ste 205
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • John Anderson, MD 160 Points

    Frist Clinic
    2400 Patterson St Ste 400, The First Clnc Pc
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Marilynn Michaud, MD 160 Points

    Frist Clinic
    2400 Patterson St Ste 400
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Newton Allen Jr, MD 150 Points

    Allen Newton P
    4230 Harding Rd Ste 400
    Nashville, TN 37205
  • Parminder Bolina, MD 150 Points

    Nashville Medical Group
    300 20th Ave N Fl 9
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • John Gibson, MD 150 Points

    Nashville Medical Group
    300 20th Ave N Fl 9
    Nashville, TN 37203
  • Mark Stubblefield, MD 140 Points

    7640 Highway 70 S Ste 110
    Nashville, TN 37221

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