Nearby Cities

Canton (23.02 mi)
Star Lake (24.6 mi)
Ogdensburg (24.73 mi)

Nearby Zip Codes

13642 (4) (3.34 mi)
13669 (7) (22.84 mi)
13617 (3) (23.23 mi)
13690 (1) (24.6 mi)
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Find an internist in Gouverneur, NY 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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  • Abdur Jalalzai, MD 100 Points

    Abdur Jalalzai, MD

    63 W Barney St
    Gouverneur, NY 13642
  • Marylene Egho

    Marylene Egho

    77 W Barney St
    Gouverneur, NY 13642
  • Cynthia Baltazar, MD 100 Points

    Cynthia Baltazar, MD

    Distance: 24.59 mi
    PO Box 210
    Star Lake, NY 13690
  • Raja Gandhi, MD 100 Points

    Raja Gandhi, MD

    Brownsville Internal Medicine
    Distance: 24.71 mi
    206 Main St
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
  • Syed Ali, MD 100 Points

    Syed Ali, MD

    Ogdensburg Medical Group
    Distance: 24.71 mi
    3 Lyon Pl Ste 200
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
  • Bansi Bazaz, MD 100 Points

    Bansi Bazaz, MD

    Ogdensburg Medical Group
    Distance: 24.71 mi
    PO Box 308
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
  • Shiv Kumar, MD 100 Points

    Shiv Kumar, MD

    St Lawerence Health Alliance
    Distance: 24.71 mi
    3 Lyon Pl Ste 200
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
  • Kelly Scott, MD 100 Points

    Kelly Scott, MD

    St Lawerence Health Alliance
    Distance: 24.71 mi
    3 Lyon Pl
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
  • Michael Seidman, MD 100 Points

    Michael Seidman, MD

    St Lawrence Health Alliance
    Distance: 24.71 mi
    3 Lyon Pl Ste 200
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
  • Abu Mohammed Islam, MD 50 Points

    Abu Mohammed Islam, MD

    Distance: 24.71 mi
    PO Box 308
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
  • Amjad Sheikh, MD 100 Points

    Amjad Sheikh, MD

    Chest Pain Ctr & Heart Clinic
    Distance: 25.81 mi
    1001 W Street Rd
    Carthage, NY 13619
  • Ibrahim Elkhayat, MD 100 Points

    Ibrahim Elkhayat, MD

    Distance: 33.04 mi
    6604 State Highway 56
    Potsdam, NY 13676
  • James Vecchio 100 Points

    James Vecchio

    James A. Vecchio, MD
    Distance: 33.04 mi
    15 Raymond Street
    Potsdam, NY 13676
  • Magendra Thakur

    Magendra Thakur

    Distance: 33.04 mi
    145 Market St Ste 11
    Potsdam, NY 13676

Nearby Cities

Canton (23.02 mi)
Star Lake (24.6 mi)
Ogdensburg (24.73 mi)

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