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A 37-year-old member asked:

could a internal medicine doctor also be an ob/gyn doctor too?

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Dr. Orimisan Adekolujo
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: No, these are two different specialties . However , the initial diagnosis and management of some simple gynecological conditions can be handled by an internist ( doctor specializing in internal medicine). Ultimately a referrer is often needed for further treatment.
Dr. A. tarig Ahmed
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
No: Each go for a different resident training program.

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