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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
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Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
See below: Both specialties do a 3 year residency. Internal medicine treats those 18 and over, while family practice is trained to care for patients from the cra ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Focus: Internal medicine training uses its 3 yr residency to focus on non surgical conditions of those over ~15-18.Family medicine uses the same time frame t ... Read More
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Dr. Trushar Dungarani
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Few things: Family doctors are able to take care of kids. They may also be more likely to take part in women's reproductive health.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
A good amount: To go into pain medicine your doctor went through one of four specialties. Neurology, physiatry, anesthesiology or psychiatry. All specialties have do ... Read More
Dr. Diane Brzezinski
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Pain mgmt: Not much because many if them are anesthesia trained.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
34 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice: If you are young and healthy you need to see a family pracitioner.Internists are for older pts with chronic medical problems.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bassel Saksouk
Specializes in Internal Medicine
A bit of everything: Internal medicine physicians usually take care of adults. They can practice in the clinic or in the hospital. In the clinic, they act like family phys ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
Specializes in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Int med: Internists address illnesses systemically.. Disciplines include cardiovascular , pulmonary, gastroenterology, endocrinology, nephrology, rheumatology, ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nancy Mellow
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Either: Either type of doctor is well-trained to provide your general health care.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Internal medicine: Primary care doctors are two kinds family medicine and internal medicine. Family medicine doctors see pediatrics and gynecology also. Internal medici ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
2 years: Internal medicine is the specialty of medicine that cares for older, sicker patients and more complex diseases of adults. The specialty requires two y ... Read More

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