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Internal Medicine

Doctors of internal medicine are called internists. Internists focus on prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in adults. They are especially skilled in caring for patients who have several conditions.

You might see an internal medicine specialist if you are referred by your personal physician, surgeon, or another specialist. You may also receive follow-up care from an internists after a hospital stay.

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