A member asked:

My internist was my primary care md until he moved. can an internist/cardiologist i saw twice before become my primary care provider, or most likely not?

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Dr. James Ferguson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Just ask: I doubt if any cardiologist would agree to function as a primary care doc since they have some of the longest work hours of all specialties. They have much to do within their chosen specialty. You can always ask, but I would seek out another internist if I was in your situation.

Answered 8/25/2020

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