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  • Danny Palmier, MD 110 Points

    Danny Palmier, MD

    Pine Hollow Medical
    Distance: 1.99 mi
    1800 Pine Hollow Rd Ste 2C
    Mc Kees Rocks, PA 15136
  • Gene Battistella, DO 110 Points

    Gene Battistella, DO

    West Hill Medical Providers
    Distance: 1.99 mi
    27 Heckel Rd Ste 207
    Mc Kees Rocks, PA 15136
  • Alfred Burgo, MD 100 Points

    Alfred Burgo, MD

    Pine Hollow Medical Assoc
    Distance: 1.99 mi
    1800 Pine Hollow Rd Ste 2B
    Mc Kees Rocks, PA 15136
  • Syed Ali, MD 100 Points

    Syed Ali, MD

    Sto-Rox Family Health Center; West Penn Internal Med Assoc
    Distance: 1.99 mi
    710 Thompson Ave, Sto Rox Fam Hlth Ctr
    Mc Kees Rocks, PA 15136
  • Matthew Coppola, MD 10 Points

    Matthew Coppola, MD

    Distance: 2.09 mi
    603 Meade Ave
    Bellevue, PA 15202
  • Sean Choi, MD 100 Points

    Sean Choi, MD

    South Hills Medical Assoc
    Distance: 3.04 mi
    333 Lincoln Hwy
    East Mc Keesport, PA 15035
  • Peter Dickinson, MD 140 Points

    Peter Dickinson, MD

    Gateway Medical
    Distance: 4.04 mi
    100 Broadway St
    Carnegie, PA 15106
  • Joseph Trompeter, MD 110 Points

    Joseph Trompeter, MD

    Carnegie Pediatrics
    Distance: 4.04 mi
    813 Washington Ave
    Carnegie, PA 15106
  • Ewa Hozakowska Rubin, MD 330 Points

    Ewa Hozakowska Rubin, MD

    Preferred Primary Care Physicians
    Distance: 4.05 mi
    969 Greentree Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15220
  • Terence Philbin, MD 320 Points

    Terence Philbin, MD

    Campbell & Philbin Mdcl Assoc
    Distance: 4.05 mi
    92 Bradford Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15205
  • John Montini, MD 190 Points

    John Montini, MD

    Primary Care-Internal Medicine
    Distance: 4.05 mi
    717 Washington Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15228
  • Lesley Degiovanni, MD 180 Points

    Lesley Degiovanni, MD

    Primary Care-Internal Medicine
    Distance: 4.05 mi
    717 Washington Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15228
  • Rajesh Gopal, MD 170 Points

    Rajesh Gopal, MD

    Allegheny General Hospital
    Distance: 4.05 mi
    1400 Locust St Ste 5109
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
  • Bernard Grumet, MD 170 Points

    Bernard Grumet, MD

    Craig Medical Assoc
    Distance: 4.05 mi
    6301 Forbes Ave Ste 301
    Pittsburgh, PA 15217

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