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Is there a specialty for treating people with illness and disease? Looking for a doctor for my husband but don't know what to search for.

Is there a specialty for treating people with illness and disease?  Looking for a doctor for my husband but don't know what to search for.

See an internist: An internist (internal medicine specialist) is the specialty to choose. Internists have a wide range of knowledge or diseases of adults. Sometimes, patients have particular problems requiring further expertise (for example, for kidney diseases or joint diseases) but for his primary physician he would be best served by seeing an internist. ...Read more

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Looking for a doctor who is very knowledgeable with post Rhabdomyolysis.

Looking for a doctor who is very knowledgeable with post Rhabdomyolysis.

Rehabilitation: After generalized muscle injury, a physiatrist (also known as a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation doctor, or PM&R) can help get a person back into shape. If a PM&R doctor is not available, a Sports Medicine doctor or an Orthopedic doctor can help. If there are kidney problems, a Nephrologist (kidney specialist) can help. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with fibromylgia and am looking for a doctor who is very familiar with this syndrome.?

I have been diagnosed with fibromylgia and am looking for a doctor who is very familiar with this syndrome.?

Make sure: Fibromyalgia can be difficult to treat, so make quite sure that this is indeed what you have. Seek a second opinion. See a rheumatologist or a physiatrist to make sure there is no other issue causing the pain you must be experiencing. Fm is a syndrome made up of several sets of symptoms and findings. Once you have the diagnosis then you need to be treated by someone familiar with managing it. ...Read more

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Hello i'm looking for hormonal doctor pleas I have hormonal disbalance i need appt! leave your phone number please?

Hello i'm looking for hormonal doctor pleas I have hormonal disbalance i need appt! leave your phone number please?

Go see ur family doc: It's not clear what your hormone imbalance is. Best to go see your family doc for evaluation, testing & diagnosis. S/he can refer you to an endocrinologist if necessary. ...Read more

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Hi - desperately looking for respected doctors that accept insurance in dc area to provide integrative care (testing, nutrition) for add symptoms. Thx?

Hi - desperately looking for respected doctors that accept insurance in dc area to provide integrative care (testing, nutrition) for add symptoms. Thx?

Call State Med Socie: I personally am not aware of any specific md that meets that criteria, but you can get guidance from the local chapter of the medical society (state and local). They can direct you to a list of names or refer you to another resource. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does general public look up to doctors because doctors are emotionally strong?

Does general public look up to doctors because doctors are emotionally strong?

Doctors?: You have it wrong, doctors are currently being portrayed as the " bad folks" when it comes to health cost. In the court of public opinion (which is strongly controlled by the government) we are made out to be criminals. ...Read more

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I am look for a doctor who treats crps in sc?

I am look for a doctor who treats crps in sc?

Crps: Look for a board certified pain specialist with anesthesia background. Take a look at ASIPP.org and they have a list of physicians. ...Read more

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I'm looking for a doctor to remove my big toenails?

I'm looking for a doctor to remove my big toenails?

Podiatrist: I would recommend you look up podiatrists in your area to discuss your concerns. ...Read more

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I'm looking for a doctor to give me some suboxin to get off pain pills?

I'm looking for a doctor to give me some suboxin to get off pain pills?

Suboxone web site: Any doctor with special training and certification for suboxone with appropriate license can prescribe suboxone. You can visit www.Suboxone.Com to find a doctor in your area. ...Read more

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What wording would I use to look up a doctor for transgender issiues ? A general doctor or speacialist ?

Transgendered: Hi. Here is a good place to start. Many of the doctors on this site will list if they have expertise in this area or not. http://w/ww.glma.org. ...Read more

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