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Internal Medicine Physicians in New Port Richey, FL

  • 142 Internal Medicine Physicians found in New Port Richey, Florida
  • 2 of these Internal Medicine Physicians have disciplinary actions
  • 61 Internal Medicine Physicians that practice in New Port Richey also practice in 12 other cities
  • Internal Medicine Physicians in New Port Richey, FL have practiced medicine for an average of 28 years.

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in New Port Richey


  • Internal Medicine

    Florida Hospital Physician Group, 8607 Easthaven Ct, New Port Richey, FL 34655

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      33 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Florida Hospital North Pinellas
      Tarpon Springs, FL
    • Education
      Universidad Central del Caribe
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Interventional Cardiology

    3543 Little Rd, Suite A New Port Richey, FL 34655

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      35 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      Rajasthan University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine

    Access Health Care, 3543 Little Rd, Suite B New Port Richey, FL 34655

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      32 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    5522 Trouble Creek Rd, Suite 100 New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      27 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AvMed Health Plans
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      Delhi University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    9912 Little Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34654

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      18 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Tampa James Haley VA Medical Center
      Tampa, FL
    • Education
      George Washington University
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    Community Hospital, 5637 Marine Pkwy, New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Pulmonary Disease, Internal Medicine, Critical Care (Intensivists)

    4746 Rowan Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34653

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      31 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Florida Hospital North Pinellas
      Tarpon Springs, FL
    • Education
      Dow University of Health Sciences
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

    3535 Little Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34655

    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

    Florida Pain Management Physicians, 5539 Marine Pkwy, New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      35 Years Experience
    • Education
      University of South Florida
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Hematology, Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

    3000 US Highway 19, Holiday, FL 34691

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      44 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Florida Hospital North Pinellas
      Tarpon Springs, FL
    • Education
      Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    6633 Forest Ave, Suite 105 New Port Richey, FL 34653

    • General Info
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    9113 Little Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34654

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      36 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      University of Miami
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Nephrology

    4113 Little Rd, Suite 101 New Port Richey, FL 34655

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      25 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
      Great-West Healthcare
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Oak Hill Hospital
      Brooksville, FL
    • Education
      Universidad de Puerto Rico
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology, Internal Medicine

    Tampa General Medical Group, 409 S Bayshore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      32 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point
      Hudson, FL
    • Education
      St George's University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    6633 Forest Ave, Suite 203 New Port Richey, FL 34653

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      17 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Morton Plant North Bay Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      Indiana University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine

    The Heart and Vascular Institute of Florida, 2102 Trinity Oaks Blvd, Suite 202 New Port Richey, FL 34655

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      19 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AvMed Health Plans
      Evercare
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Largo Medical Center
      Largo, FL
    • Education
      University of Florida
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Pathology, Anatomic Pathology, Clinical Pathology, Internal Medicine

    5542 High St, Suite C New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    5404 Main St, New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      43 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

    9420 Dantel Dr, New Port Richey, FL 34654

    • General Info
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

    The Heart and Vascular Institute of Florida, 2102 Trinity Oaks Blvd, Suite 202 New Port Richey, FL 34655

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      28 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Americhoice
      AvMed Health Plans
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Largo Medical Center
      Largo, FL
    • Education
      Drexel University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

    The Heart and Vascular Institute of Florida, 2102 Trinity Oaks Blvd, Suite 202 New Port Richey, FL 34655

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      31 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Americhoice
      AvMed Health Plans
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Morton Plant North Bay Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      University of Iowa
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

    6633 Forest Ave, Suite 302 New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

    The Heart and Vascular Institute of Florida, 2102 Trinity Oaks Blvd, Suite 202 New Port Richey, FL 34655

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      12 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Morton Plant Hospital
      Clearwater, FL
    • Education
      University of Florida
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Hematology, Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

    8763 River Crossing Blvd, New Port Richey, FL 34655

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      17 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      Gujarat University
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    7134 State Road 54, New Port Richey, FL 34653

    • General Info
    • Education
      Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine

    6117 Trouble Creek Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34653

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      44 Years Experience
    • Education
      University of Cincinnati
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Nephrology

    9912 Little Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34654

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      23 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Tampa James Haley VA Medical Center
      Tampa, FL
    • Education
      Universidad Central del Caribe
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease

    4759 US Highway 19, New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Internal Medicine

    Florida Pain Management Physicians, 5539 Marine Pkwy, New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      44 Years Experience
    • Education
      State University of New York at Buffalo
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Emergency Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Internal Medicine

    3543 Little Rd, Suite A New Port Richey, FL 34655

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      14 Years Experience
    • Education
      Louisiana State University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Legal Medicine

    5537 Gulf Dr, New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      Gujarat University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    5534 Gulf Dr, Suite 3 New Port Richey, FL 34652

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    • General Info
    • Accepted Insurance
      Cigna

    • Hospital Affiliation
      Citrus Memorial Hospital
      Inverness, FL
    • Education
      Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    6329 State Road 54, New Port Richey, FL 34653

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      30 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Morton Plant North Bay Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      Guru Nanak Dev University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine

    5424 Grand Blvd, New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Hospitalist

    401 Corbett St, Suite 240 Clearwater, FL 33756

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      11 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      St George's University
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine

    5307 Main St, Suite 105 New Port Richey, FL 34652

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      24 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point
      Hudson, FL
    • Education
      Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai (Madras)
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    5341 Grand Blvd, Suite 108 New Port Richey, FL 34652

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      24 Years Experience
    • Education
      Universidad de Puerto Rico
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    6730 Congress St, New Port Richey, FL 34653

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      35 Years Experience
    • Education
      University of Missouri
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology

    5305 Grand Blvd, New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      41 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      State University of New York at Buffalo
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine, Pain Management

    5539 Marine Pkwy, Suite 9 New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      30 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      SUNY Downstate
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Pediatric Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes Specialist

    Diabetes, Thyroid & Endocrinology center, P.L., 1815 A Health Care Dr, Building 5 New Port Richey, FL 34655

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    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      University of Mosul
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    6633 Forest Ave, Suite 105 New Port Richey, FL 34653

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      18 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      University of Washington
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

    5535 Grand Blvd, Suite C New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      15 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AvMed Health Plans
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    • Education
      American University of the Caribbean
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Dermatology, Internal Medicine, MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

    5534 Gulf Dr, Suite 1 New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      24 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AvMed Health Plans
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      University of South Florida
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    4807 US Highway 19, Suite 201 New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      27 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
      Cigna
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Rheumatology, Internal Medicine, Pain Management

    2154 Duck Slough Blvd, Suite 2 New Port Richey, FL 34655

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      43 Years Experience
    • Education
      Universidad del Salvador
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    5341 Grand Blvd, Suite 105 New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Accepted Insurance
      AvMed Health Plans
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
      see more…
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    6633 Forest Ave, Suite 203 New Port Richey, FL 34653

    • General Info
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

    Gastroenterology Associates of West Florida, 5622 Marine Pkwy, Suite 14 New Port Richey, FL 34652

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      27 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AMERIGROUP
      AvMed Health Plans
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Medical Center of Trinity
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology, Internal Medicine

    6633 Forest Ave, New Port Richey, FL 34653

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    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Community Hospital
      New Port Richey, FL
    • Education
      University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth
    • Gender
      MALE
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Internal Medicine

A personal physician who provides long term, comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Internists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, infections, and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints, and digestive, respiratory and vascular systems. They are also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness, substance abuse, mental health, and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ear, skin, nervous system, and reproductive organs. Adolescent Medicine An internist who specializes in adolescent medicine is a multi-disciplinary health care specialist trained in the unique physical, psychological, and social characteristics of adolescents, their health care problems and needs.
Cardiovascular Disease
An internist who specializes in diseases of the heart, lungs, and blood vessels and manages complex cardiac conditions such as heart attacks and life-threatening, abnormal heartbeat rhythms.
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
A field of special interest within the subspecialty of cardiovascular disease which involves intricate technical procedures to evaluate heart rhythms and determine appropriate treatment for them.
Clinical & Laboratory Immunology
An internist who uses laboratory tests and complex procedures to diagnose and treat disorders characterized by defective responses of the body's immune system.
Critical Care Medicine
An internist who diagnoses, treats and supports patients with multiple organ dysfunction. This specialist may have administrative responsibilities for intensive care units and may also facilitate and coordinate patient care among the primary physician, the critical care staff, and other specialists.
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
An internist who concentrates on disorders of the internal (endocrine) glands such as the thyroid and adrenal glands. This specialist also deals with disorders such as diabetes, metabolic and nutritional disorders, pituitary diseases, and menstrual and sexual problems.
Gastroenterology
An internist who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive organs including the stomach, bowels, liver and gallbladder. This specialist treats conditions such as abdominal pain, ulcers, diarrhea, cancer, and jaundice and performs complex diagnostic and therapeutic procedures using endoscopes to see internal organs.
Geriatric Medicine
An internist with special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the elderly. This specialist cares for geriatric patients in the patient's home, the office, long-term care settings such as nursing homes, and the hospital.
Hematology
An internist with additional training who specializes in diseases of the blood, spleen, and lymph glands. This specialist treats conditions such as anemia, clotting disorders, sickle cell disease, hemophilia, leukemia, and lymphoma.
Infectious Disease
An internist who deals with infectious diseases of all types and in all organs. Conditions requiring selective use of antibiotics call for this special skill. This physician often diagnoses and treats AIDS patients and patients with fevers which have not been explained. Infectious disease specialists may also have expertise in preventive medicine and conditions associated with travel.
Interventional Cardiology
An area of medicine within the subspecialty of cardiology which uses specialized imaging and other diagnostic techniques to evaluate blood flow and pressure in the coronary arteries and chambers of the heart and technical procedures and medications to treat abnormalities that impair the function of the heart.
Medical Oncology
An internist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer and other benign and malignant tumors. This specialist decides on and administers chemotherapy for malignancy, as well as consulting with surgeons and radiotherapists on other treatments for cancer.
Nephrology
An internist who treats disorders of the kidney, high blood pressure, fluid and mineral balance, and dialysis of body wastes when the kidneys do not function. This specialist consults with surgeons about kidney transplantation.
Pulmonary Disease
An internist who treats disease of the lungs and airways. The pulmonologist diagnoses and treats cancer, pneumonia, pleurisy, asthma, occupational diseases, bronchitis, sleep disorders, emphysema, and other complex disorders of the lungs.
Rheumatology
An internist who treats diseases of joints, muscle, bones, and tendons. This specialist diagnoses and treats arthritis, back pain, muscle strains, common athletic injuries, and "collagen" diseases.
Sports Medicine
An internist trained to be responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but also for the prevention of injury and illness. A sports medicine physician must have knowledge and experience in the promotion of wellness and the prevention of injury. Knowledge about special areas of medicine such as exercise physiology, biomechanics, nutrition, psychology, physical rehabilitation, epidemiology, physical evaluation, injuries (treatment and prevention and referral practice), and the role of exercise in promoting a healthy life style are essential to the practice of sports medicine. The sports medicine physician requires special education to provide the knowledge to improve the health care of the individual engaged in physical exercise (sports) whether as an individual or in team participation.

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  • Lake Worrell Acres
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  • Luna Vista Estate
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  • Osceola Heights
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  • Sabalwood At River Ridge
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Internal Medicine

A personal physician who provides long term, comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults, and the elderly. Internists are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, infections, and diseases affecting the heart, blood, kidneys, joints, and digestive, respiratory and vascular systems. They are also trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine which incorporates an understanding of disease prevention, wellness, substance abuse, mental health, and effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ear, skin, nervous system, and reproductive organs. Adolescent Medicine An internist who specializes in adolescent medicine is a multi-disciplinary health care specialist trained in the unique physical, psychological, and social characteristics of adolescents, their health care problems and needs.
Cardiovascular Disease
An internist who specializes in diseases of the heart, lungs, and blood vessels and manages complex cardiac conditions such as heart attacks and life-threatening, abnormal heartbeat rhythms.
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
A field of special interest within the subspecialty of cardiovascular disease which involves intricate technical procedures to evaluate heart rhythms and determine appropriate treatment for them.
Clinical & Laboratory Immunology
An internist who uses laboratory tests and complex procedures to diagnose and treat disorders characterized by defective responses of the body's immune system.
Critical Care Medicine
An internist who diagnoses, treats and supports patients with multiple organ dysfunction. This specialist may have administrative responsibilities for intensive care units and may also facilitate and coordinate patient care among the primary physician, the critical care staff, and other specialists.
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
An internist who concentrates on disorders of the internal (endocrine) glands such as the thyroid and adrenal glands. This specialist also deals with disorders such as diabetes, metabolic and nutritional disorders, pituitary diseases, and menstrual and sexual problems.
Gastroenterology
An internist who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive organs including the stomach, bowels, liver and gallbladder. This specialist treats conditions such as abdominal pain, ulcers, diarrhea, cancer, and jaundice and performs complex diagnostic and therapeutic procedures using endoscopes to see internal organs.
Geriatric Medicine
An internist with special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the elderly. This specialist cares for geriatric patients in the patient's home, the office, long-term care settings such as nursing homes, and the hospital.
Hematology
An internist with additional training who specializes in diseases of the blood, spleen, and lymph glands. This specialist treats conditions such as anemia, clotting disorders, sickle cell disease, hemophilia, leukemia, and lymphoma.
Infectious Disease
An internist who deals with infectious diseases of all types and in all organs. Conditions requiring selective use of antibiotics call for this special skill. This physician often diagnoses and treats AIDS patients and patients with fevers which have not been explained. Infectious disease specialists may also have expertise in preventive medicine and conditions associated with travel.
Interventional Cardiology
An area of medicine within the subspecialty of cardiology which uses specialized imaging and other diagnostic techniques to evaluate blood flow and pressure in the coronary arteries and chambers of the heart and technical procedures and medications to treat abnormalities that impair the function of the heart.
Medical Oncology
An internist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer and other benign and malignant tumors. This specialist decides on and administers chemotherapy for malignancy, as well as consulting with surgeons and radiotherapists on other treatments for cancer.
Nephrology
An internist who treats disorders of the kidney, high blood pressure, fluid and mineral balance, and dialysis of body wastes when the kidneys do not function. This specialist consults with surgeons about kidney transplantation.
Pulmonary Disease
An internist who treats disease of the lungs and airways. The pulmonologist diagnoses and treats cancer, pneumonia, pleurisy, asthma, occupational diseases, bronchitis, sleep disorders, emphysema, and other complex disorders of the lungs.
Rheumatology
An internist who treats diseases of joints, muscle, bones, and tendons. This specialist diagnoses and treats arthritis, back pain, muscle strains, common athletic injuries, and "collagen" diseases.
Sports Medicine
An internist trained to be responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but also for the prevention of injury and illness. A sports medicine physician must have knowledge and experience in the promotion of wellness and the prevention of injury. Knowledge about special areas of medicine such as exercise physiology, biomechanics, nutrition, psychology, physical rehabilitation, epidemiology, physical evaluation, injuries (treatment and prevention and referral practice), and the role of exercise in promoting a healthy life style are essential to the practice of sports medicine. The sports medicine physician requires special education to provide the knowledge to improve the health care of the individual engaged in physical exercise (sports) whether as an individual or in team participation.