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  • Patrice Mc Kenney, MD 100 Points

    Patrice Mc Kenney, MD

    Albany Associates-Cardiology
    Distance: 25.35 mi
    775 Norman Dr
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Alicia Farrell, PA-C
    100 Points

    Alicia Farrell, PA-C

    Distance: 25.35 mi
    717 S. 8th St.
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Erich Batra, MD 100 Points

    Erich Batra, MD

    Good Samaritan Family Practice
    Distance: 25.35 mi
    4 Willow Ave, PO Box 1520
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Tamara Adams, MD 100 Points

    Tamara Adams, MD

    Lebanon Internal Medicine
    Distance: 25.35 mi
    755 Norman Dr
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Anne Hayes, MD 100 Points

    Anne Hayes, MD

    Lebanon Internal Medicine Associates Pc
    Distance: 25.35 mi
    755 Norman Dr
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • William Schaeffer Jr, MD 100 Points

    William Schaeffer Jr, MD

    Lebanon Internal Medicine Associates Pc
    Distance: 25.35 mi
    755 Norman Dr, Lebanon Im Assoc
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Stacy Hess, MD 100 Points

    Stacy Hess, MD

    Lebanon Internal Medicine
    Distance: 25.35 mi
    755 Norman Dr
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • George Isckarus, MD 100 Points

    George Isckarus, MD

    Lebanon Internal Medicine
    Distance: 25.35 mi
    755 Norman Dr
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Wilson Morris, DO 100 Points

    Wilson Morris, DO

    Morris & Ewing
    Distance: 25.35 mi
    850 Tuck St
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Jose Redulla Sayson, MD 100 Points

    Jose Redulla Sayson, MD

    Distance: 25.35 mi
    341 Cumberland St Ste 1
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Jessica Shaw, D.P.M. 100 Points

    Jessica Shaw, D.P.M.

    Distance: 25.35 mi
    1700 S Lincoln Ave
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Janardan Sinha, MD 100 Points

    Janardan Sinha, MD

    Distance: 25.35 mi
    1700 S Lincoln Ave
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Nenita Suarez, MD 100 Points

    Nenita Suarez, MD

    Distance: 25.35 mi
    1700 S Lincoln Ave
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Jeffrey Backenstoes, DO 60 Points

    Jeffrey Backenstoes, DO

    Capstone Medical Assoc
    Distance: 25.35 mi
    419 Cumberland St
    Lebanon, PA 17042
  • Arthur Hodge, MD 100 Points

    Arthur Hodge, MD

    Distance: 25.39 mi
    151 East St
    Williamstown, PA 17098
  • Janario Hernandez, MD 100 Points

    Janario Hernandez, MD

    Distance: 26.03 mi
    237 N 7th St
    Columbia, PA 17512

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