Allopathic medicine refers to Conventional or western medicine where medical doctors treat symptoms and diseases using various methods including pharmacological therapy, radiation, or surgical interventions. These physicians go through years of postdoctoral training and can pursue any number of specialties. These physicians can choose to practice in a clinic or hospital setting and may also build a career in teaching or research.
These doctors are fully licensed physicians who practice their unique whole-person approach in every medical specialty. DOs complete extensive postgraduate and clinical training before becoming fully licensed physicians." These doctors too can pursue the same specialties as their MD peers.
The focus of an internist is on adult medicine. They are especially well trained in the diagnosis of puzzling medical problems, in the ongoing care of chronic illnesses, and in caring for patients with more than one disease. Internists also specialize in health promotion and disease prevention.
Family medicine provides integrative care to all regardless of age. These physicians have the opportunity to build deeper personal patient-physician relationships while focusing on preventive and integrated care. These amazing physicians often are the ones that care for the underserved and disenfranchised.
This is a dual sub specialty of Internal Medicine.These physicians are trained in both the management of critically ill patients and the diagnosis and treatment of lung and respiratory tract related illnesses. These physicians are proficient in many life saving procedures.You can find these physicians in the ICU or as an outpatient at their Pulmonary practice.
Another dual sub specialty of Internal Medicine. Not frequently seen but becoming more prevalent. This physician is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases as well as the complex care of critically ill patients. This Physician brings a unique input to the interdisciplinary team that cares for many ICU patients
Urgent care centers provide easy access to quality healthcare for the times when your primary care physician’s offices are closed. Urgent care physicians contribute their medical expertise and are committed to providing personalized attention. This ensures that patients with urgent health needs receive the very best care days, nights, weekends, and most holidays.