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Find an internist in Lexington, MA 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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  • Christine Winger, MD 390 Points

    Christine Winger, MD

    Lahey Clinic
    16 Hayden Ave
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Connie Chen, MD
    300 Points

    Connie Chen, MD

    16 Hayden Avenue
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Daniel Erler, MD
    300 Points

    Daniel Erler, MD

    16 Hayden Avenue
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Christine Winger, MD
    300 Points

    Christine Winger, MD

    16 Hayden Avenue
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Steven Abreu, MD
    150 Points

    Steven Abreu, MD

    16 Hayden Avenue
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Richard Zangara, MD 150 Points

    Richard Zangara, MD

    Lahey Clinic
    16 Hayden Ave
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Nidhi Sharma, MD
    150 Points

    Nidhi Sharma, MD

    16 Hayden Avenue
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Lisa Gilbert, MD 130 Points

    Lisa Gilbert, MD

    Beth Israel Medical Care Ctr
    482 Bedford St, Bidmc Internal Med
    Lexington, MA 02420
  • Andrew Nichols, MD 120 Points

    Andrew Nichols, MD

    57 Bedford St Ste 130, Mt Auburn Healthcare
    Lexington, MA 02420
  • Emily Mc Phillips, MD 100 Points

    Emily Mc Phillips, MD

    Beth Israel Medical Care Ctr
    482 Bedford St, Beth Israel Med Care Ctr
    Lexington, MA 02420
  • John Lazarus, MD 100 Points

    John Lazarus, MD

    Brigham & Womens Hospital
    95 Hayden Ave
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Gail O'Brien 100 Points

    Gail O'Brien

    Lahey Health Primary Care, Lexington
    16 Hayden Avenue
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Ralph Freidin, MD 100 Points

    Ralph Freidin, MD

    Lexington Medical Assoc
    16 Hayden Ave
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Douglas Pollard, MD 100 Points

    Douglas Pollard, MD

    Mount Auburn Health Care
    57 Bedford St Ste 130
    Lexington, MA 02420
  • Thaddeus Nigborowicz, MD 100 Points

    Thaddeus Nigborowicz, MD

    16 Hayden Ave
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Arthur Kress, MD 100 Points

    Arthur Kress, MD

    Woburn Medical Assoc
    23 Warren St Ste 100
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Jessica Krass, NP

    Jessica Krass, NP

    16 Hayden Avenue
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Lahey Health Primary Care, Lexington

    16 Hayden Avenue
    Lexington, MA 02421
  • Andrew Nichols

    Andrew Nichols

    57 Bedford St Ste 130 Mt Auburn Healthcare
    Lexington, MA 02420
  • Norman Weinberg, MD 110 Points

    Norman Weinberg, MD

    Emerson Internal Medicine
    Distance: 3.99 mi
    41 North Rd Ste 100
    Bedford, MA 01730
  • Nourdjihe Adams, MD 100 Points

    Nourdjihe Adams, MD

    Distance: 3.99 mi
    200 Springs Rd, Bedford Va Hosp
    Bedford, MA 01730
  • Ranjit Balse, MD 100 Points

    Ranjit Balse, MD

    US Veterans Hospital
    Distance: 3.99 mi
    200 Springs Rd # Med, Veterans Admin Hospital
    Bedford, MA 01730
  • Magda Mikhil, MD 10 Points

    Magda Mikhil, MD

    Magda E. Mikhil, MD
    Distance: 3.99 mi
    50 Loomis Street
    Bedford, MA 01730
  • Anthony Lopez, MD

    Anthony Lopez, MD

    Distance: 3.99 mi
    41 North Rd Ste 100
    Bedford, MA 01730
  • Mara Wermuth

    Mara Wermuth

    St. Elizabeth's Health Care at Hanscom Air Force Base
    Distance: 3.99 mi
    1609 Eglin Street
    Bedford, MA 01731

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