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  • Edmund Taylor

    Edmund Taylor

    2 Narrows Rd #104
    Westminster, MA 01473
  • Ellen Ray, MD 100 Points

    Ellen Ray, MD

    Distance: 4.89 mi
    242 Green St, Emg Dept Keywood Hosp
    Gardner, MA 01440
  • James Tierney, MD 100 Points

    James Tierney, MD

    Distance: 4.89 mi
    374 Elm St
    Gardner, MA 01440
  • Owen Christensen

    Owen Christensen

    Distance: 4.89 mi
    75 School St
    Gardner, MA 01440
  • Raymond Wolejko, MD 130 Points

    Raymond Wolejko, MD

    Umass Memorial Medical Group
    Distance: 6.09 mi
    76 Summer St Ste 230
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
  • Knute Alfredson, MD 120 Points

    Knute Alfredson, MD

    Alfredson Ambulatory Care
    Distance: 6.09 mi
    655 Main St
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
  • Vasuki Radhakrishnan, MD 120 Points

    Vasuki Radhakrishnan, MD

    Distance: 6.09 mi
    104 Whalon St Ste 2A
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
  • Svend Bruun Jr, MD 100 Points

    Svend Bruun Jr, MD

    Lahey Clinic
    Distance: 6.09 mi
    326 Nichols Rd Ste 12
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
  • Francis Zambetti, MD 100 Points

    Francis Zambetti, MD

    North County Nephrology Assoc
    Distance: 6.09 mi
    551 Electric Ave
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
  • Carmen Al Homsi, MD 100 Points

    Carmen Al Homsi, MD

    Umass Memorial Medical Group
    Distance: 6.09 mi
    76 Summer St
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
  • Jesus Blanco

    Jesus Blanco

    Distance: 6.09 mi
    104 Whalon St Ste 1A
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
  • Inna Ketsler

    Inna Ketsler

    Distance: 6.09 mi
    955 South St
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
  • Eric Knutson

    Eric Knutson

    Distance: 6.09 mi
    76 Summer St Ste 230
    Fitchburg, MA 01420
  • John Skrzypczak, MD

    John Skrzypczak, MD

    Distance: 6.24 mi
    156 Stodge Dr
    Ashburnham, MA 01430
  • John Murphy, MD 120 Points

    John Murphy, MD

    Distance: 7.81 mi
    50 Memorial Dr
    Leominster, MA 01453
  • William Brodkin, MD 110 Points

    William Brodkin, MD

    Distance: 7.81 mi
    60 Hospital Rd, Leominister Hospital
    Leominster, MA 01453
  • Mark Haberman, MD 110 Points

    Mark Haberman, MD

    Distance: 7.81 mi
    50 Memorial Dr Ste 214
    Leominster, MA 01453
  • Robert Fraser, MD 110 Points

    Robert Fraser, MD

    Leominster Medical Assoc
    Distance: 7.81 mi
    100 Hospital Rd Ste 2A
    Leominster, MA 01453

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