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  • Tami Breton, MD 310 Points

    3805 Cherokee St NW
    Kennesaw, GA 30144
  • Barbara Biggs, MD 540 Points

    Biggs Medical Clinic
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    1810 White Circle NW
    Suite 110
    Marietta, GA 30066
  • John Gelly, MD 350 Points

    Marietta Internal Medicine
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    54 Tower Rd NE
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Charles Crabbe Jr, MD 340 Points

    Internal Medicine Assoc
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    55 S Medical Dr NW Ste 300
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • James Fisher, MD 310 Points

    Distance: 6.17 mi
    140 Lacy St NW Ste A
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Gloria Gaston, MD 150 Points

    Distance: 6.17 mi
    2550 Windy Hill Rd SE Ste 101
    Marietta, GA 30067
  • Thomas Sheftel, MD 150 Points

    Lentek & Sheftel
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    833 Campbell Hill St NW Ste 410
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Jackson Bates, MD 140 Points

    Bates Jackson
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    54 Tower Rd NE
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Indira Chervu, MD 120 Points

    Georgia Kidney Assoc
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    55 Whitcher St NE Ste 460
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • David Hendler, MD 120 Points

    Distance: 6.17 mi
    2155 Post Oak Tritt Rd # 300
    Marietta, GA 30062
  • Geronimo Lluberas Acosta, MD 120 Points

    Distance: 6.17 mi
    114 Cherry St NE Ste E
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Laurae Carpenetti, MD 120 Points

    Marietta Internal Medicine
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    54 Tower Rd NE
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Kim Wilder Dyer, MD 120 Points

    Distance: 6.17 mi
    790 Church St NE Ste 250
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Horace White Jr, MD 110 Points

    Marietta Physician
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    49 S Marietta Pkwy SW Ste C
    Marietta, GA 30064
  • Alan Muster, MD 110 Points

    Marietta Pulmonary Medicine
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    55 Whitcher St NE Ste 420, Marietta Plumonary Med
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Mark Schlosberg, MD 110 Points

    Marietta Pulmonary Medicine
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    55 Whitcher St NE Ste 420
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Jayashree Veliyath, MD 110 Points

    Distance: 6.17 mi
    2790 Sandy Plains Rd Ste 2
    Marietta, GA 30066
  • Robert Lipson, MD 100 Points

    Cousins & Cantrell
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    166 Vann St NE
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • William Cousins, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 6.17 mi
    166 Vann St NE
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Charles Demosthenes, MD 100 Points

    Emory Clinic
    Distance: 6.17 mi
    1225 Powder Springs Rd SW, The Emory Clinic
    Marietta, GA 30064
  • Richard Griffith, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 6.17 mi
    790 Church St NE Ste 250
    Marietta, GA 30060
  • Larry Haldeman, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 6.17 mi
    805 Sandy Plains Rd
    Marietta, GA 30066

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