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Find an internist in Northwood, NH 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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  • Christopher Corcoran, MD 90 Points

    Christopher Corcoran, MD

    Greenbriar Family Health
    PO Box 448
    Northwood, NH 03261
  • Nancy Husarik, MD 110 Points

    Nancy Husarik, MD

    Distance: 11.04 mi
    15 Freetown Rd, Pmc Unit 8
    Raymond, NH 03077
  • David Olken, DO 130 Points

    David Olken, DO

    Frisbie Memorial Hospital
    Distance: 11.65 mi
    11 Whitehall Rd
    Rochester, NH 03867
  • James Bress, MD 100 Points

    James Bress, MD

    Distance: 11.65 mi
    60 Rochester Hill Rd
    Rochester, NH 03867
  • Richard Nealis, MD 100 Points

    Richard Nealis, MD

    Frisbie Health Svc
    Distance: 11.65 mi
    21 Whitehall Rd
    Rochester, NH 03867
  • David Reeves, MD 100 Points

    David Reeves, MD

    Frisbie Health Svc
    Distance: 11.65 mi
    21 Whitehall Rd Ste 6
    Rochester, NH 03867
  • Stephen Wilkinson, DO 100 Points

    Stephen Wilkinson, DO

    Distance: 11.65 mi
    11 Whitehall Rd
    Rochester, NH 03867
  • Nancy Pettinari, MD 30 Points

    Nancy Pettinari, MD

    Durham Family Practice
    Distance: 12.05 mi
    36 Madbury Rd
    Durham, NH 03824
  • Thomas Decker, MD 130 Points

    Thomas Decker, MD

    Strafford Medical Assocs Pa
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    15 Old Rollinsford Rd
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Virginia Keefe, MD 100 Points

    Virginia Keefe, MD

    Allergy & Asthma Ctr
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    15 Rollinsford Rd, Strafford Medical Assoc
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Paul Berry, MD 100 Points

    Paul Berry, MD

    Dover Internal Medicine
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    801 Central Ave Dept Med
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Joseph Michael Graciano, MD 100 Points

    Joseph Michael Graciano, MD

    Dover Internal Medicine
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    801 Central Ave Ste 2
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Bruce Samuels, MD 100 Points

    Bruce Samuels, MD

    Durham Clinic
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    15 Old Rollinsford Rd
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Cathleen Ammann, MD 100 Points

    Cathleen Ammann, MD

    Internal Medicine
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    19 Old Rollinsford Rd Ste 8
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Paul Tung, MD 100 Points

    Paul Tung, MD

    Seacoast Diabetes Ctr
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    19 Webb Pl
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Robert Kraunz, DO, MD 100 Points

    Robert Kraunz, DO, MD

    Strafford Cardiology
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    750 Central Ave Ste Q
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Pamela Schultze, MD 100 Points

    Pamela Schultze, MD

    Strafford Medical Assoc
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    15 Old Rollinsford Rd Ste 204
    Dover, NH 03820
  • John Foley, DO 10 Points

    John Foley, DO

    Strafford Medical Assocs Pa
    Distance: 13.96 mi
    15 Old Rollinsford Rd
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Joseph Graciano, MD

    Joseph Graciano, MD

    Distance: 13.96 mi
    801 Central Ave
    Dover, NH 03820
  • Richard Petrie, DO

    Richard Petrie, DO

    Distance: 13.96 mi
    17 Old Rollinsford Rd
    Dover, NH 03820

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