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Find an internist in Bel Air, MD 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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  • John Lavin, MD 260 Points
    Verified by Wellness.com

    John G Lavin, M.D.
    Distance: 16.41 mi
    7600 Osler Dr ; Ste 113
    Towson, MD 21204
  • Karl Spector, MD
    1130 Points

    Karl Spector, MD & Associates
    602 S. Atwood Road, Ste 200
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Vijay Abhyankar, MD 340 Points

    Harford Primary Care
    2 North Ave Ste 101
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Richard De Santis, MD 320 Points

    715 S Shamrock Rd
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Mark Wild, MD 210 Points

    Harford Medical Associates Pa
    2 North Ave
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Vincent Giminaro, DO 120 Points

    Osman & Karakash
    602 S Atwood Rd Ste 208
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • David Dunn, MD 120 Points

    Winters Run Family Medical Ctr
    615 W Macphail Rd Ste 106
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Adam Faill, MD 110 Points

    206 S Hays St
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Mohamad Alabrash, MD 100 Points

    1601 S Tollgate Rd
    Bel Air, MD 21015
  • Sherif Osman, MD 100 Points

    520 Upper Chesapeake Dr Ste 211
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Mosen Defrawy, MD 100 Points

    Patient First Of Maryland
    560 W Macphail Rd
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • David Del Rosario, MD 100 Points

    Patient First Of Maryland
    560 W Macphail Rd
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Kermit Bonovich, MD 100 Points

    Physicians Office
    754 N Hickory Ave
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Sinnarajah Raguraj, MD 100 Points

    602 S Atwood Rd Ste 106
    Bel Air, MD 21014

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