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79606 (8) (4.69 mi)
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  • Thomas Headstream, MD 110 Points

    Abilene Diagnostic Clinic
    1665 Antilley Rd Ste 20
    Abilene, TX 79606
  • Clinton Cavuoti, MD 110 Points

    1150 N 18th St Ste 300
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Sam Daggubati, MD 110 Points

    1309 Hickory St
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Chester Tong, MD 110 Points

    4400 Buffalo Gap Rd Ste 2500
    Abilene, TX 79606
  • John Arthur, MD 100 Points

    Abilene Diagnostic Clinic
    1665 Antilley Rd Ste 160
    Abilene, TX 79606
  • Paul Borgfeld, MD 100 Points

    Abilene Diagnostic Clinic
    1100 N 19th St Ste 4A
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Joseph Ferguson, MD 100 Points

    Abilene Diagnostic Clinic
    1150 N 18th St Ste 300
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Noel Robinson Jr, MD 100 Points

    Abilene Diagnostic Clinic
    1150 N 18th St Ste 200
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Thomas Woodward, MD 100 Points

    Abilene Diagnostic Clnc Assoc
    1665 Antilley Rd
    Abilene, TX 79606
  • Alan Hardwicke, MD 100 Points

    Abilene Primary Care Assoc
    1801 Hickory St
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Nadeem Patel, MD 100 Points

    Abilene Primary Care Assoc
    1401 Ambler Ave Ste A
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Pramesh Dave, MD 100 Points

    1101 N 19th St Ste 116
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • James Halla, MD 100 Points

    1927 Pine St
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Lawrence Hardwicke, MD 100 Points

    1801 Hickory St
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Mohammad Al Sayyad, MD 100 Points

    James D Webster & Assoc
    1150 N 18th St Ste 203, Nephrology Assoc
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Gunnam Ramachandran, MD 100 Points

    1325 Hickory St
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Robert Striegler, MD 100 Points

    1818 Pine St Ste 136
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • John Walke, MD 100 Points

    Walke Medical Assn
    702 Hickory St
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • George Williams, MD 100 Points

    1100 N 19th St Ste B
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Preston Pate, MD 60 Points

    1101 N 19th St Ste 107
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Steven Wachs, MD 50 Points

    1665 Antilley Rd Ste 202
    Abilene, TX 79606
  • Robert Striegler, MD 10 Points

    Hendrick Provider Network
    1100 North 19th Street Suite 200
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Robert Lockhart, MD

    Cardiology Consultants
    1680 Antilley Rd
    Abilene, TX 79606
  • Clinton Cavuoti, MD

    1150 N 1802 Ste 300 Ste 300
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • John Gullett II

    1818 Pine St Ste 127
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • John Gullett, DO, MD

    1818 Pine St Ste 127
    Abilene, TX 79601
  • Thomas Headstream, MD

    1665 Antilley Rd Ste 200
    Abilene, TX 79606
  • Sandip Mathur

    6300 Regional Plz Ste 820
    Abilene, TX 79606
  • Gunnam Ramachandran, MD

    1325 Hickory St
    Abilene, TX 79601

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