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Find an internist in Los Angeles, CA 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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  • Jorge Rodriguez, MD
    560 Points

    Southern California Men's Medical Group
    9201 W Sunset Blvd
    Suite 812
    Los Angeles, CA 90069
  • Dennis Evangelatos, MD 460 Points

    120 S Spalding Drive
    Suite 403
    Los Angeles, CA 90024
  • Artis Woodward, MD 380 Points

    Wilshire Multi Specialty Clinic
    3540 Wilshire Blvd. Suite: 1028
    Los Angeles, CA 90010
  • Jessica Cho, MD 350 Points

    2080 Century Park E Ste 909
    Los Angeles, CA 90067
  • Aron Bick, MD
    250 Points

    8737 Beverly Blvd
    Suite 203
    Los Angeles, CA 90048
  • Timothy Reynolds, MD
    250 Points

    Timothy C Reynolds MD A Medical Corporation
    11645 Wilshire Blvd Ste 1090
    Los Angeles, CA 90025
  • Vincent Bugliosi, MD 200 Points

    1321 Westerly Terrace
    Los Angeles, CA 90026
  • Bialick Tabibian, MD 190 Points

    Kidney Care Corp
    8540 S Sepulveda Blvd Ste 1100
    Los Angeles, CA 90045
  • Peter Katona, MD 180 Points

    100 Ucla Medical Plz Ste 310
    Los Angeles, CA 90024
  • Kevin Pimstone, MD 180 Points

    11980 San Vicente Blvd Ste 102
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
  • Jae-Sung Chu, MD 160 Points

    12610 S Western Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90047
  • Edward Tobinick, M.D. 160 Points

    Institute for Neurological Research
    A Private Medical Group, Inc.
    100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suites 205-210
    Los Angeles, CA 90095
  • Steven Kamara, MD 160 Points

    6221 Wilshire Blvd Ste 518
    Los Angeles, CA 90048
  • James Richards, MD 160 Points

    8610 S Sepulveda Blvd Ste 102
    Los Angeles, CA 90045
  • John Sherman, MD 150 Points

    Corday Medical Group
    8635 W 3rd St Ste 790W
    Los Angeles, CA 90048
  • Dianne Domingo Foraste, MD 150 Points

    Inter-American Medical Group
    2256 Whittier Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90023

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.


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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