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Find an internist in Norfolk, VA 23510 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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  • Lambert Titus Parker, MD
    390 Points

    120 West Virginia Beach Blvd
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Chantal Brooks, MD 370 Points

    Medical Consultants Of VA Ltd
    255 W Bute St
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Richard Hoffman, MD 200 Points

    Fort Norfolk Plaza Primary Care
    301 Riverview Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • David Grulke, MD 140 Points

    Executive Internal
    400 W Brambleton Ave Ste 202
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • John Brooks Jr, MD 120 Points

    Medical Consultants Of VA Ltd
    255 W Bute St
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Stuart Shepheard, MD 110 Points

    Ghent Medical Assoc Ltd
    400 W Brambleton Ave Ste 202
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Gregg Clifford, MD 100 Points

    Consultants IN Internal Med
    229 W Bute St Ste 700
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Julie Damman, MD 100 Points

    Consultants IN Internal Med
    229 W Bute St Ste 700
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Charles Lisner, MD 100 Points

    Consultants IN Internal Med
    229 W Bute St Ste 700, Consultants Internal Med
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Stuart Sutton, MD 100 Points

    Consultants IN Internal Med
    229 W Bute St, Wainwright Bldg #700
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • M Mason, MD 100 Points

    Diabetes Institutes
    855 W Brambleton Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Charles Goldman, MD 100 Points

    Group For Internal Med
    229 W Bute St Ste 500
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Alan Cohen, MD 100 Points

    Group For Internal Medicine
    229 W Bute St
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • M Whitehurst, MD 100 Points

    Internal Medicine Specialists
    142 W York St Ste 508
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Charles Lovell, MD 100 Points

    142 W York St Ste 905
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Leon Georges, MD 50 Points

    855 W Brambleton Ave
    Norfolk, VA 23510
  • Kevin Murray

    142 W York St
    Norfolk, VA 23510

Nearby Cities

Portsmouth (1.07 mi)
Chesapeake (2 mi)
Newport News (12.06 mi)
Hampton (13.08 mi)
Virginia B... (16.99 mi)
Suffolk (18.43 mi)
Moyock (23.04 mi)

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