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Internal Medicine Physicians in Katy, TX

  • 51 Internal Medicine Physicians found in Katy, Texas
  • None of these Internal Medicine Physicians have disciplinary actions
  • 5 Internal Medicine Physicians that practice in Katy also practice in 3 other cities
  • Internal Medicine Physicians in Katy, TX have practiced medicine for an average of 23 years.

  • Internal Medicine

    Medical Colleagues of Texas, 21700 Kingsland Blvd, Suite 201, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      17 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Nephrology

    Christus St. Catherine Hospital, 701 S Fry Rd, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      28 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus Saint John Hospital
      Houston, TX
    • Education
      Dow University of Health Sciences
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

    701 S Fry Rd, Suite 365, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      17 Years Experience
    • Education
      University of Dundee
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    6840 SMason Rd, Suite 100, Katy, TX 77450

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      31 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

    707 S Fry Rd, Suite 380, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      24 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AMERIGROUP
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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    • Education
      Dow University of Health Sciences
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    701 S Fry Rd, Suite 205, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      15 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AMERIGROUP
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
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    • Education
      University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Diabetes Specialist

    Kelsey-Seybold Clinic - Cinco Ranch Clinic, 23000 Highland Knolls Blvd, Katy, TX 77494

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      17 Years Experience
    • Education
      University of Miami
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    Medical Colleagues of Texas, 21700 Kingsland Blvd, Suite 201, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      35 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      Universidad de San Carlos
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

    Medical Colleagues of Texas, 21700 Kingsland Blvd, Suite 201, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      24 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
      see more…
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Allergy / Immunology, Internal Medicine

    21820 Kingsland Blvd, Suite 110, Katy, TX 77450

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      32 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      Weifang Medical College
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 230, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      15 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
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    • Education
      University of Oklahoma
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine

    Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital, 23900 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77494

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      44 Years Experience
    • Education
      Dr M.G.R. Medical University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

    Memorial Katy Gastroenterology Consultants, 1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 350, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      33 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Independence Blue Cross
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    • Education
      Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    Christus St. Catherine Hospital, 701 S Fry Rd, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      34 Years Experience
    • Education
      Universita di Roma - La Sapienza
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

    20903 Kingsland Blvd, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      25 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
      Houston, TX
    • Education
      Dow University of Health Sciences
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

    Memorial Katy Gastroenterology Consultants, 1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 350, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 230, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      17 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      American University of the Caribbean
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    701 S Fry Rd, Suite 105, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      25 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AMERIGROUP
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    22028 Highland Knolls Dr, Building D, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      20 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    21314 Provincial Blvd, Katy, TX 77450

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      23 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Colorado Fayette Medical Center
      Weimar, TX
    • Education
      University of the Punjab
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    707 S Fry Rd, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      27 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    Stevenson Orthodontics, 2830 Commercial Center Blvd, Suite 101, Katy, TX 77494

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      22 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      University of Texas
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine

    1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 310, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      29 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
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    • Education
      University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

    21392 Provincial Blvd, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      IntraCare Medical Center Hospital
      Houston, TX
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

    Memorial Katy Gastroenterology Consultants, 1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 350, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      14 Years Experience
    • Education
      Meharry Medical College
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 230, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      28 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      Saurashtra University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Hospitalist

    705 S Fry Rd, Suite 205, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      22 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Humana
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    • Education
      Aga Khan University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    701 S Fry Rd, Suite 205, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      16 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AMERIGROUP
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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    • Education
      St George's University
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    714 S Peek Rd, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      46 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Pediatric Medicine

    Trinity Primary Care, 701 S Fry Rd, Suite 207, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      25 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      Dr M.G.R. Medical University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Nephrology

    21720 Kingsland Blvd, Suite 308, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      25 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus Saint John Hospital
      Houston, TX
    • Education
      Delhi University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    20911 Kingsland Blvd, Suite 100, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      32 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Cigna
      Evercare
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

    1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 230, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      36 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
      see more…
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Allergy / Immunology, Internal Medicine

    705 S Fry Rd, Suite 115, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      23 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      Wayne State University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    21720 Kingsland Blvd, Suite 308, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Hospital Affiliation
      University of Texas Medical Branch
      Galveston, TX
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care (Intensivists), Sleep Medicine

    707 S Fry Rd, Suite 485, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      25 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
      see more…
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      University of the Philippines
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Allergy / Immunology, Internal Medicine

    545 S Mason Rd, Unit B, Katy, TX 77450

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      25 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Pathology

    22028 Highland Knolls Dr, Unit D, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      32 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
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    • Education
      University of Health Sciences, Lahore
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Urgent Care

    21720 Kingsland Blvd, Suite 308, Katy, TX 77450

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      10 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Cigna

    • Education
      University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Hematology, Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

    1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 340, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Accepted Insurance
      Cigna

    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 230, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      27 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
      see more…
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes Specialist

    1450 W Grand Pkwy S, Suite G190, Katy, TX 77494

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      21 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Cigna
      Humana
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Conroe Regional Medical Center
      Conroe, TX
    • Education
      Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

    20710 Westheimer Pkwy, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      31 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      OakBend Medical Center
      Richmond, TX
    • Education
      Delhi University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

    Memorial Katy Gastroenterology Consultants, 1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 350, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      17 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Independence Blue Cross
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    • Education
      Ross University
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    West Houston Internal Medicine Associates, 705 S Fry Rd, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      14 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      St George's University
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    West Houston Internal Medicine Associates, 705 S Fry Rd, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      13 Years Experience
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      St George's University
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine

    607 S Mason Rd, Katy, TX 77450

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    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      25 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AMERIGROUP
      Evercare
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    • Hospital Affiliation
      Plaza Specialty Hosp
      Houston, TX
    • Education
      Universidad del Valle
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Family Practice, Internal Medicine

    Monarch Dental of Katy, 462 S Mason Rd, Suite 100, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      25 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      AMERIGROUP
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
      see more…
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Christus St. Catherine Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      Instituto Tecnologico de Santo Domingo
    • Gender
      MALE
  • Internal Medicine

    Medical Colleagues of Texas, 21700 Kingsland Blvd, Suite 201, Katy, TX 77450

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      18 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
      see more…
    • Hospital Affiliation
      Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
      Katy, TX
    • Education
      University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    • Gender
      FEMALE
  • Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease

    1331 W Grand Pkwy N, Suite 310, Katy, TX 77493

    • General Info
    • Years Experience
      14 Years Experience
    • Accepted Insurance
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
      Cigna
      see more…
    • Education
      Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    • Gender
      FEMALE
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Internal Medicine Physicians

Trending Internal Medicine Physicians
in Katy, TX
Neighborhoods
in Katy, TX
  • Autumn Run
  • Bear Creek Meadows
  • Bear Creek Plantation
  • Brenwood
  • Bridgewater Meadow
  • Bridgewater Pointe
  • Canyon Gate Cinco Ranch
  • Castle Rock
  • Chesterfield
  • Cimarron
  • Cinco At Willow Fork
  • Cinco Ranch Cinco Forest
  • Cinco Ranch Fountain View
  • Cinco Ranch Greenway Village
  • Cinco Ranch Institutional Core
  • Cinco Ranch N Lake Village
  • Cinco Ranch North Lake Village
  • Cinco Ranch West
  • Cornerstone
  • Country Lakes At Grayson Lakes
  • Creekstone
  • Cross Creek
  • Crossing At Fry Road
  • Cypress Falls
  • Cypress Meadows
  • Eagle Ranch West
  • Estates Of Highland Creek
  • Falcon Landing
  • Falcon Point
  • Falcon Ranch
  • George Bush Park/Eldridge
  • Grand Lakes
  • Grand Lakes Phase 4
  • Grand Lakes Phase Three
  • Grayson Lakes
  • Greens At Willow Fork
  • Heritage Meadows
  • Highland Creek Ranch
  • Highland Creek Village
  • Highland Knolls
  • Highland Mason Plaza
  • Highland Trails
  • Katy Mills
  • Katy Station
  • Kelliwood
  • Kelliwood Gardens
  • Kelliwood Greens
  • Kelliwood Lakes
  • Kelliwood Park
  • Kelliwood Place
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  • Lakes Of Buckingham Kelliwood
  • Lakeville
  • Lifemark Medical Center
  • Manson Road Highland Knolls
  • Mason North Lake
  • Mason Park
  • Mason Road
  • Memorial Parkway
  • North Thomas To Katy
  • Nottingham Country
  • Oak Park Trails
  • Parklake Village
  • Parkway West
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  • Plaza On The Park
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  • Silverstones
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  • Sundown Glen
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  • West Memorial
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  • Windstone Colony

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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.