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75126 (1) (0.93 mi)
75149 (3) (8.35 mi)
75160 (1) (9.03 mi)
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75043 (2) (10.57 mi)
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Find an internist in Forney, TX 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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  • Pradip Kanani, MD 160 Points

    Pradip Kanani, MD

    410 Pinson Rd
    Forney, TX 75126
  • Suthee Thumasathit, MD 470 Points

    Suthee Thumasathit, MD

    Inova Health Care
    Distance: 7.5 mi
    1645 N Town East Blvd Ste 174
    Mesquite, TX 75150
  • Atul Singhal, MD 130 Points

    Atul Singhal, MD

    Southwest Rheumatology
    Distance: 7.5 mi
    18601 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy Ste 615
    Mesquite, TX 75150
  • Khurshid Khan, MD 110 Points

    Khurshid Khan, MD

    Texas Family Practice
    Distance: 7.5 mi
    2540 N Galloway Ave Ste 102
    Mesquite, TX 75150
  • Pedro Zevallos, MD 100 Points

    Pedro Zevallos, MD

    Asthma & Lung Specialists
    Distance: 7.5 mi
    18601 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy Ste 315
    Mesquite, TX 75150
  • Godfrey Chithambo, MD 100 Points

    Godfrey Chithambo, MD

    Distance: 7.5 mi
    820 E Bruton Rd Ste 100
    Mesquite, TX 75149
  • Elizabeth Kummer, MD 100 Points

    Elizabeth Kummer, MD

    Distance: 7.5 mi
    3500 Interstate 30 Bldg B Ste 240
    Mesquite, TX 75150
  • Ahmed Ashfaq, MD 50 Points

    Ahmed Ashfaq, MD

    Arya Investors Group
    Distance: 7.5 mi
    1010 N Belt Line Rd Ste 103
    Mesquite, TX 75149
  • Anuradha Mundluru, MD 50 Points

    Anuradha Mundluru, MD

    Distance: 7.5 mi
    1012 N Galloway Ave Ste 100
    Mesquite, TX 75149
  • Juan Macho

    Juan Macho

    Distance: 7.5 mi
    1645 N Town East Blvd Ste 174
    Mesquite, TX 75150
  • Suthee Thumasathit

    Suthee Thumasathit

    Distance: 7.5 mi
    1645 N Town East Blvd Ste 174
    Mesquite, TX 75150
  • Jayaprakash Reddy, MD 100 Points

    Jayaprakash Reddy, MD

    Family Medical Ctr At Terrell
    Distance: 11.46 mi
    200 N Virginia St
    Terrell, TX 75160
  • John Curanovic, MD
    590 Points

    John Curanovic, MD

    Distance: 11.95 mi
    6900 Scenic Dr
    Suite 102
    Rowlett, TX 75088

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