What is Internal Medicine?
Internal medicine is primary care for adults, from teen years through later life. Internal medicine PCPs are trained in the prevention and treatment of adult diseases.
- Allergy shots
- Health screenings and physicals
- Immunizations, including flu shots
Management of chronic conditions, including:
- High blood pressure
- Irritable bowel
Acute and sick care
- Minor injuries such as lacerations, sprains diagnosing broken bones
Short-term illness such as respiratory infections and pneumonia, tendonitis and shingles