General Medicine

The medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis and medical treatment of adults. A physician who specializes in internal medicine is referred to as an internist. Subspecialties of internal medicine include allergy and immunology, cardiology (heart diseases), endocrinology (hormone disorders), hematology (blood disorders), infectious diseases, gastroenterology (diseases of the gut), nephrology (kidney diseases), oncology (cancer), pulmonology (lung disorders), and rheumat-ology (arthritis and musculoskeletal disorders).  Patients with multiple problems and medications would typically be seen by an internist. An internist has good working knowledge of multiple disease processes and pharmacology, but also enjoys long term relationships with patients.

  • Critical care medicine
  • Hematology,
  • Rheumatology
  • Adolescent medicine
  • Medical oncology

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