Internists specialize in treatment of adult medical problems, including; heart and lung disease, cancer, diabetes, stomach/intestinal problems and disease prevention.
Internal Medicine specialists are trained to manage all aspects of an adult patient's health care, including:
Care of patients with undefined symptoms and complaints (shortness of breath, chest pain, abdominal pain, back pain, etc.) who are seeking a physicians help in diagnosing their illness and managing their care
Care of patients with chronic medical illnesses (high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease, emphysema, etc.) throughout the various stages of their illness
Internists works closely with cardiologists and our Cardiac Rehabilitation Unit.