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An internist is a medical doctor who specializes in the care of
adults. People might choose an internist as their primary doctor for regular
checkups and for treating illness.
Internists can further specialize in areas such as:
Internists can be board-certified by the American Board of Internal
Medicine, which is recognized by the American Board of Medical
Current as of:
February 19, 2016
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Peter Shalit, MD, PhD - Internal Medicine
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