Internal Medicine specialists are trained to manage all aspects of an adult patient's health care, including the provision of:
Preventive medicine screening care (mammograms, pap smears, routine colon cancer screening evaluations, cholesterol screening, blood pressure screening, etc.)
Care of patients with undefined symptoms and complaints (shortness of breath, chest pain, abdominal pain, back pain, etc.) who are seeking a physicians help in diagnosing their illness and managing their care.
Care of patients with chronic medical illnesses (high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease, emphysema, etc.) throughout the various stages of their illness.