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Find an internist in Joplin, MO 64804 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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  • Blake Little, MD 200 Points

    2024 S. Maiden Lane
    Suite 201
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Iftikhar Ali, MD 130 Points

    ALI INTERNAL MEDICINE
    2216 EAST 32ND STREET, SUITE 101
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Bernard Bettasso, MD 120 Points

    Mercy Clinics-Internal Med
    1701 W 26th St Ste D
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • John Vallandigham, MD 110 Points

    Eureka Internal Medicine
    3202 McIntosh Cir Ste 103
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Anthony Arevalos, MD 110 Points

    Internal Medicine
    3333 Mc Intosh Cir Ste 4
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Samuel Carter III, MD 110 Points

    Joplin Medical Assoc
    3202 McIntosh Cir Ste 301
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • James Lynch, MD 100 Points

    Family Practice Clinic-Seneca
    3202 Mc Intosh Cir Ste 102
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • 100 Points

    1102 W 32nd St
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • James Harwell, MD 100 Points

    3202 Mc Intosh Cir Ste 301
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • R Hatlelid, MD 100 Points

    Joplin Nephrology Assoc
    1800 W 30th St
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Walid Makdisi, MD 100 Points

    2817 Mc Clelland Blvd Ste 120
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Jack Rhoads, MD 100 Points

    Midwest Internal Medicine
    2817 Mc Clelland Blvd Ste 252
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Ricky Scacewater, MD 100 Points

    2902 Mc Clelland Blvd Ste B8
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Dennis Smith, MD 100 Points

    2700 Mc Clelland Blvd Ste C306
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Orin Trentham, MD 100 Points

    3202 McIntosh Cir Ste 102
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Michael Yuhas, MD 100 Points

    1030 McIntosh Cir
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Navid Zaidi, MD 100 Points

    2902 Mc Clelland Blvd Ste B8
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Kimberly Wood, MD 80 Points

    Internal Medicine
    3333 McIntosh Cir Ste 4-5
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Wendell Rankin, DO 60 Points

    2817 McClelland Blvd Ste 210
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Samuel Turner, DO 50 Points

    702 E 34th St Ste 101
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • John Venter, DO 50 Points

    3202 McIntosh Cir
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Eden Esguerra

    2817 McClelland Blvd Ste 152
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Eugene Langevin

    1531 W 32nd St Ste 208
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Namrata Ragade

    1111 McIntosh Cir Ste 300
    Joplin, MO 64804

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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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