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Find an internist in Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250 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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  • Virgilio De Padua II, MD 280 Points

    Virgilio De Padua II, MD

    Baptist Primary Care
    1350 13th Avenue South
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Kevin Holthaus 280 Points

    Kevin Holthaus

    Dr. Kevin M. Holthaus, MD
    1361 13th Avenue South
    Suite 150
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Kevin Holthaus, MD 190 Points

    Kevin Holthaus, MD

    North Florida Medical Clinic
    1361 13th Ave S Ste 150
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • George Schoonover, MD 170 Points

    George Schoonover, MD

    Clinic For Pulmonary & Infect
    1375 Roberts Dr Ste 206
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Michael Fialho, MD 160 Points

    Michael Fialho, MD

    Jorge Of Jacksonville
    905 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Alice Drayton, MD 110 Points

    Alice Drayton, MD

    Beaches Health Care
    2730 Isabella Blvd
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Mark Moon, MD 100 Points

    Mark Moon, MD

    3200 3rd St S Ste 200
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Alice Reed

    Alice Reed

    Alice J. Reed, MD
    357 11th Avenue South
    Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Stephen Grable, MD 420 Points

    Stephen Grable, MD

    Complementary Care Ctr
    1504 Roberts Drive
    Jacksonville, FL 32250
  • Joseph Schirripa, MD 100 Points

    Joseph Schirripa, MD

    Mayo Primary Care Ctr
    742 Marsh Landing Pkwy
    Jacksonville, FL 32250
  • Daniel Waggoner, MD 100 Points

    Daniel Waggoner, MD

    Mayo Primary Care Ctr
    742 Marsh Landing Pkwy
    Jacksonville, FL 32250
  • Shahla Shahla, MD 100 Points

    Shahla Shahla, MD

    Primary Care Clinic
    1141 Beach Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32250

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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.


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