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  • Raafat (Ray) Shabti, MD
    500 Points

    Raafat (Ray) Shabti, MD

    FAIRFAX CONVENIENT CARE
    8301 ARLINGTON BLVD
    SUITE 100
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Chethana Rao, MD
    350 Points

    Chethana Rao, MD

    Prima Medicine
    3903 Fair Ridge Dr, Suite 218
    Fairfax, VA 22033
  • Narendra Desai, MD 310 Points

    Narendra Desai, MD

    Affordable primary Care, LLC
    10721 Main Street
    2450
    Fairfax, VA 22030
  • Joanne Crantz 260 Points

    Joanne Crantz

    Dr. Joanne G. Crantz, MD, FACP
    8316 Arlington Blvd
    Suite 615
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Joann Pfundstein 250 Points

    Joann Pfundstein

    Dr. Joann Pfundstein, MD, FACP
    3020 Hamaker Court
    Suite B102
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Robin Merlino 250 Points

    Robin Merlino

    Dr. Robin B. Merlino, MD
    3020 Hamaker Ct
    Suite B106
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Eileen West, MD
    250 Points

    Eileen West, MD

    8316 Arlington Blvd.
    Suite 330
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Siavash Sobhani, MD 210 Points

    Siavash Sobhani, MD

    Jalinous Cardiology
    3650 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 107
    Fairfax, VA 22033
  • Marc Eisenbaum, MD 170 Points

    Marc Eisenbaum, MD

    3700 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 203
    Fairfax, VA 22033
  • Benson Yu, MD 160 Points

    Benson Yu, MD

    3601 Chain Bridge Rd Ste D
    Fairfax, VA 22030
  • Peter Fecanin, MD 150 Points

    Peter Fecanin, MD

    Peter J Fecanin
    3020 Hamaker Ct Ste 403
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • John Mathews Jr, MD 140 Points

    John Mathews Jr, MD

    Fair Oaks Internal Medicine
    10721 Main St Ste 1500
    Fairfax, VA 22030
  • George Bazaco, MD 130 Points

    George Bazaco, MD

    Pulmonary & Critical Care Spec
    3650 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 307
    Fairfax, VA 22033
  • Barry Dicicco, MD 130 Points

    Barry Dicicco, MD

    Pulmonary & Critical Care Spec
    3650 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 307
    Fairfax, VA 22033
  • Charles Okorie, MD 120 Points

    Charles Okorie, MD

    Fair Lakes Urgent Care Ctr
    12713 Shoppes Ln
    Fairfax, VA 22033
  • Surjit Singh, MD 110 Points

    Surjit Singh, MD

    General Medical Clinic
    10560 Main St Ste 215
    Fairfax, VA 22030
  • Federico Gonzales, MD 110 Points

    Federico Gonzales, MD

    3700 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 402
    Fairfax, VA 22033
  • John Kilfeather, MD 110 Points

    John Kilfeather, MD

    8301 Arlington Blvd
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • David Mc Donald, MD 110 Points

    David Mc Donald, MD

    3020 Hamaker Ct Ste B100
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • David Mahoney, MD 110 Points

    David Mahoney, MD

    Nephrology Assoc-Northern VA
    3700 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 305
    Fairfax, VA 22033
  • Duc Ngo, MD 110 Points

    Duc Ngo, MD

    4004 Burke Station Rd
    Fairfax, VA 22032

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