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What do internists doctors do?

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Dr. David Wong
Emergency Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: General medicine

For adults. I know it's confusing, but think of them as specialists in adult medicine that don't operate.
The way pediatricians focus on children. Then they specialize on a particular organ system like the heart, the lungs, the kidneys.

In brief: General medicine

For adults. I know it's confusing, but think of them as specialists in adult medicine that don't operate.
The way pediatricians focus on children. Then they specialize on a particular organ system like the heart, the lungs, the kidneys.
Dr. David Wong
Dr. David Wong
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Dr. Daniel Zanger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Internists

Internists are trained to diagnose and treat a host of medical conditions in adults or refer them for surgical treatment if needed.

In brief: Internists

Internists are trained to diagnose and treat a host of medical conditions in adults or refer them for surgical treatment if needed.
Dr. Daniel Zanger
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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine

In brief: Adult medicine doc

Internal medicine docs specialize in adult health.
Some internists also do well woman care. Some don't.

In brief: Adult medicine doc

Internal medicine docs specialize in adult health.
Some internists also do well woman care. Some don't.
Dr. Francine Yep
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