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Find an internist in Paducah, KY 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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  • Joseph Bassi, MD 110 Points

    2601 Kentucky Ave Ste 204
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • Billy Bailey, MD 100 Points

    125 Augusta Ave # A
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • Jackie Diles, MD 100 Points

    1701 Kentucky Ave
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • Patrick Finney, MD 100 Points

    2515 Broadway St
    Paducah, KY 42001
  • Paul Grumley, MD 100 Points

    225 Medical Center Dr Ste 201
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • Shaukat Ali, MD 100 Points

    Internal Medicine Group
    225 Medical Center Dr, Jackson Purchase Assocs
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • Christine Riley, MD 100 Points

    Internal Medicine Group
    225 Medical Center Dr, Jackson Purchase Med Assn
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • Eric Scowden, MD 100 Points

    Jackson Purchase Medical Assoc
    PO Box 7448
    Paducah, KY 42002
  • James Long, MD 100 Points

    225 Medical Center Dr Ste 202
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • Stephen Luigs, MD 100 Points

    1532 Lone Oak Rd
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • William Conkright, MD 100 Points

    Purchase Cancer Group
    100 Kiana Ct
    Paducah, KY 42001
  • Richard Smith, MD 100 Points

    PO Box 7448
    Paducah, KY 42002
  • Lee Tolar, MD 100 Points

    2850 Lone Oak Rd Ste 4, Bayley Square
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • Ronald Wilson, MD 100 Points

    PO Box 9100
    Paducah, KY 42002
  • Joseph Pittard, MD 90 Points

    Jackson Purchase Medical Assoc
    PO Box 7448
    Paducah, KY 42002
  • Anita Fleenor Ford

    2601 Kentucky Ave Ste 103
    Paducah, KY 42003
  • Ghassan Yazigi, MD 120 Points

    Distance: 7.22 mi
    PO Box 240
    Ledbetter, KY 42058
  • Kenneth King, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 20.83 mi
    500 George Mcclain Dr
    Benton, KY 42025
  • Glen Van

    Distance: 20.83 mi
    501 George Mcclain Dr
    Benton, KY 42025
  • Mae Fischer, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 23.24 mi
    131 Hospital Dr
    Salem, KY 42078
  • Tariq Sayyad, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 23.24 mi
    131 Hospital Dr, Livingston Hosp
    Salem, KY 42078
  • Durwood Flournoy, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 23.69 mi
    220 W Walnut St, Morgan-Haugh Med Group
    Mayfield, KY 42066
  • Miranda Gaw, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 23.69 mi
    220 W Walnut St
    Mayfield, KY 42066
  • Mary Wilson, MD 100 Points

    Morgan-Haugh Medical Group
    Distance: 23.69 mi
    220 W Walnut St
    Mayfield, KY 42066
  • Sanjay Bose, MD 100 Points

    Community Health & Emergency
    Distance: 27.34 mi
    PO Box 250
    Rosiclare, IL 62982

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Benton (20.84 mi)
Salem (23.25 mi)
Mayfield (23.7 mi)

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