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  • Brian Port, MD 450 Points

    Family Physicians of Chester
    12801 Ironbridge Road, Suite 200
    Chester, VA 23831
  • Daniela Cioflec, MD 110 Points

    Prime Care Specialists
    13223 Rivers Bend Blvd
    Chester, VA 23836
  • Sujatha Vuyyuru, MD 100 Points

    James River Physicians
    11601 Iron Bridge Rd Ste 209
    Chester, VA 23831
  • Joseph Andriano Jr, MD 100 Points

    Monument Pathologists
    4525 Lee St
    Chester, VA 23831
  • Victoria Nnadi, MD 110 Points

    Colonial Internal Medicine
    Distance: 7.98 mi
    3660 Boulevard Ste J
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Jay Goldberg, MD 110 Points

    Distance: 7.98 mi
    3731B Boulevard
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Kochurani Puthumana, MD 110 Points

    Distance: 7.98 mi
    211 Temple Ave
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Albert Magnin, MD 100 Points

    Colonial Heights Medical Ctr
    Distance: 7.98 mi
    3512 Boulevard
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Frederick Harry, DO, MD 100 Points

    Colonial Medical Assoc
    Distance: 7.98 mi
    3403 Boulevard
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Martha Griswold, DO, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 7.98 mi
    436 Claremont Ct Ste 109
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Irshad Ahmed, MD 100 Points

    Irshad Ahmed, MD
    Distance: 7.98 mi
    85 Sherwood Drive
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Phillip Shing Shou, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 7.98 mi
    23 Dunlop Vlg
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Ming Chiu, MD 100 Points

    Virginia Medical Group
    Distance: 7.98 mi
    2905 Boulevard
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Ravinder Kohli, MD 90 Points

    Cardiology Associates-Central
    Distance: 7.98 mi
    89 Sherwood Dr
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Ming-Sung Chiu, MD, IMG

    Ming-Sung Chiu, MD & Associates
    Distance: 7.98 mi
    436 Claremont Court, Suite 102
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Phillip Shou, MD

    Distance: 7.98 mi
    23 dunlop village village
    Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Michael Cohen, MD 140 Points

    Alvin Cohen Ltd
    Distance: 9.17 mi
    531 S Sycamore St
    Petersburg, VA 23803
  • Loknath Shandilya, MD 120 Points

    Ettrick Health Ctr
    Distance: 9.17 mi
    20901 Chesterfield Ave
    Petersburg, VA 23803
  • Annette Hall Finney, MD 100 Points

    Arthritis & Musculoskeletal
    Distance: 9.17 mi
    700 S Sycamore St Ste 2
    Petersburg, VA 23803
  • V Chirumamilla, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 9.17 mi
    849 S Sycamore St Ste C
    Petersburg, VA 23803
  • Frederick Ende, MD 100 Points

    Ende Ende & Ende
    Distance: 9.17 mi
    121 S Market St
    Petersburg, VA 23803
  • Salman Khan, MD 100 Points

    LA Casa DE Buena Salud Family
    Distance: 9.17 mi
    801 S Adams St
    Petersburg, VA 23803

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