You can trust Peachwood Medical Group when it comes to diagnoses and treatment of your internal organs.
Today’s medical environment is a complicated one. The Internists at Peachwood Medical Group are proud to care for their patients for life and are eager to treat them in their office, in the hospital and even in the nursing home. Like the Family Practitioner, if other medical specialists are involved, our Internists coordinate their patient’s care in order to manage their medical problems efficiently.
You can rely on the fact that the Board Certified Internists at Peachwood Medical Group are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of:
- Diseases affecting blood and internal organs such as the heart, kidneys
- Digestive systems
- Respiratory Systems
- Vascular Systems
Furthermore, the Internists at Peachwood are trained in the essentials of primary care internal medicine. This includes an understanding of:
- Disease Prevention
- Substance Abuse
- Mental Health
Peachwood Medical Groups Internist are also adept in the effective treatment of common problems of:
- Nervous System
- Reproductive Organs
Don’t mistake an Internist with “interns,”. Internist are trained medical professional who are, at Peachwood Medical Group, Board Certified meaning that they posses the latest knowledge and techniques about how to treat their patients. An intern is a doctor in their first year of residency training.
As we mentioned above, like family practitioners, our Internal Medicine Physicians may sometimes act as primary care physicians but unlike the Family Practice Physician their training isn’t concentrated on adults and may branch out to include surgery, obstetrics and even pediatrics.
Many of the Internal Medicine Physicians at Peachwood Medical Group have undergone, or are currently undergoing “fellowships” (additional education) in order to sub-specialize in one or more of the 13 areas of internal medicine. This usually requires an additional one to three years of internal medicine residency. Just another testament to Peachwoods dedication to your health and well being.