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Find an internist in Worcester, 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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  • Nancy OLeary, DVM
    410 Points

    Nancy OLeary, DVM

    Worcester Cat Hospital & Bird Clinic
    347 Park Avenue
    Worcester, MA 01610
  • Mary Hawthorne, MD 150 Points

    Mary Hawthorne, MD

    Umass Memorial Community Group
    291 Lincoln St Ste 303
    Worcester, MA 01605
  • Katherine Upchurch, MD 140 Points

    Katherine Upchurch, MD

    Umass Memorial Medical Group
    119 Belmont St, 119 Belmont St #Rhum
    Worcester, MA 01605
  • Nancy Bennet, MD 130 Points

    Nancy Bennet, MD

    55 Lake Ave N, Primary Care Ste A3-128
    Worcester, MA 01655
  • Ronald Dorris, MD 120 Points

    Ronald Dorris, MD

    Allergy & Respiratory Care
    10 Winthrop St
    Worcester, MA 01604
  • Maria Casal, MD 120 Points

    Maria Casal, MD

    281 Lincoln St
    Worcester, MA 01605
  • Ronald Pantano, MD 120 Points

    Ronald Pantano, MD

    Chadwick Medical Assoc
    100 Central St
    Worcester, MA 01608
  • Paul Dufault, MD 120 Points

    Paul Dufault, MD

    40 Converse St
    Worcester, MA 01605
  • Kenneth Kronlund Jr, MD 120 Points

    Kenneth Kronlund Jr, MD

    Fallon Medical Ctr
    425 Lake Ave N
    Worcester, MA 01605
  • John Kelly, MD 120 Points

    John Kelly, MD

    Grove Medical Assoc
    26 Queen St
    Worcester, MA 01610
  • Ursula Collinson, MD 120 Points

    Ursula Collinson, MD

    Hahnemann Internal Medicine
    281 Lincoln St, Hahnemann Campus
    Worcester, MA 01605
  • George Groussis, MD 120 Points

    George Groussis, MD

    Umass Memorial Medical Group
    645 Park Ave
    Worcester, MA 01603
  • Walter Goljan, MD 120 Points

    Walter Goljan, MD

    Webster Square Medical Ctr
    255 Park Ave Ste 400
    Worcester, MA 01609
  • Edward Driscoll, MD 110 Points

    Edward Driscoll, MD

    1 W Boylston St Suite 206
    Worcester, MA 01605
  • Wendy Bergman, MD 110 Points

    Wendy Bergman, MD

    Fallon Clinic
    630 Plantation St
    Worcester, MA 01605
  • Robert Honig, MD 110 Points

    Robert Honig, MD

    Fallon Medical Ctr
    191 May St
    Worcester, MA 01602
  • Roopa Reddy, MD 110 Points

    Roopa Reddy, MD

    291 Lincoln St
    Worcester, MA 01605

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