At Atlantic Cosmetic Surgery and Medspa, we look to our patients as partners in managing their health and wellness.
Our focus is on providing comprehensive health and wellness as well as medical spa treatments
Doctors of Internal medicine (also called “internists”) are doctors that treat adults – specialists concerned with all aspects of adult (over age 18) medicine, excluding surgery and advanced gynecology. An internist’s concerns include arthritis, hypertension, heart and lung disease, diabetes and thyroid disorders, stress, obesity, as well as just about any other adult illness.
Internists focus on adult medicine – not delivering babies, treating children, or performing surgery. Internists, just like general practitioner or family practitioner doctors, can be your primary care doctor and care for patients for life – in the office or clinic, during hospitalization and intensive care, and in nursing homes.
Internists have undergone special study and training that focuses on adult diseases and the prevention of. At least three of seven or more years of medical school and postgraduate training are dedicated to learning how to prevent, diagnose, and treat diseases primarily affecting adults. Internists care for patients for life.