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  • John Lavin, MD 260 Points
    Verified by Wellness.com

    John G Lavin, M.D.
    Distance: 7.69 mi
    7600 Osler Dr ; Ste 113
    Towson, MD 21204
  • PRAFULL PATEL, M.D. 410 Points

    DR PATEL
    4600 RITCHIE HIGHWAY
    BALTIMORE, MD 21225
  • Marsha Brown, MD 380 Points

    Heartfelt Medical Group
    301 Saint Paul St Ste 519
    Baltimore, MD 21202
  • Robert Turner, MD 370 Points

    Hatton & Josephs
    7600 Osler Dr Ste 311
    Baltimore, MD 21204
  • Alice Wilkenfeld, MD 200 Points

    Johns Hopkins Department of Emergency Medicine
    600 north Wolfe St, MarbugB-186
    Baltimore, MD 21287
  • Vincenzo Grippo, MD 190 Points

    Mercy Family Care
    2801 Foster Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21224
  • Afroze Muneer, MD 180 Points

    Dennis Dart & Muneer
    901 E Fort Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21230
  • Manuel Ramos, MD 170 Points

    Doctor's Health System
    5820 York Rd Ste 23
    Baltimore, MD 21212
  • Julie Vaughn, MD 170 Points

    Metropolitan Medical Assoc
    5601 Loch Raven Blvd Ste 3
    Baltimore, MD 21239
  • Rohit Gulati, MD 170 Points

    Park Heights Medical Clinic
    3730 Falls Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21211
  • Susan Burgert, MD 160 Points

    Comprehensive Care Practice
    4940 Eastern Ave, Comprehensive Care Pract
    Baltimore, MD 21224
  • Iredell Iglehart III, MD 160 Points

    6301 N Charles St Ste 5
    Baltimore, MD 21212
  • Jeffrey Lotlikar, MD 160 Points

    Wilkens Medical Ctr
    4660 Wilkens Ave Ste 100
    Baltimore, MD 21229
  • David Boersma, MD 150 Points

    7505 Osler Dr Ste 510
    Baltimore, MD 21204
  • Aaron Goldberg, MD 150 Points

    6804 Park Heights Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21215
  • Bindu Noor, MD 140 Points

    Clinical Associates
    515 Fairmount Ave Ste 330
    Baltimore, MD 21286
  • Gwen Du Bois, MD 130 Points

    2411 W Belvedere Ave, Sinai Med Off Bldg Ste 504
    Baltimore, MD 21215
  • Jill Ratain, MD 130 Points

    Johns Hopkins University
    5601 Loch Raven Blvd Ste 507
    Baltimore, MD 21239
  • Tedine Ranich, MD 130 Points

    Nephrology Associates
    1838 Greene Tree Rd Ste 245
    Baltimore, MD 21208
  • George Karkar, MD 130 Points

    Premier Medical Assoc
    1107 N Point Blvd Ste 223
    Baltimore, MD 21224
  • John Stokes IV, MD 130 Points

    3333 N Calvert St Ste 650
    Baltimore, MD 21218
  • Ian Sunshine, MD 130 Points

    6210 Park Heights Ave Ste 101
    Baltimore, MD 21215
  • Veronica Epstein, MD 130 Points

    Union Memorial Hospital
    201 E University Pkwy
    Baltimore, MD 21218
  • Richard Walsh, MD 130 Points

    Wilkens Avenue Medical Ctr
    4660 Wilkens Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21229
  • Raymond Altieri, MD 120 Points

    314 German Hill Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21222
  • Leonel Barahona, MD 120 Points

    Barahona & Zuniga
    1101 Maiden Choice Ln
    Baltimore, MD 21229

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