We found 53 internists who accept Gold Navigate 1500 near Clearwater, FL.

Dr. Cynthia Eve Miller, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
646 Virginia Street; Mease Medical Arts 1-a Floor 7
Dunedin, FL
 

Dr. Cynthia Miller works as a general internist in Dunedin, FL. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Miller attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. She speaks Spanish. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include BayCare Medical Group and Mease Dunedin Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Weight Management

Dr. Michael John Thompson, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1551 West Bay Drive
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Michael Thompson is a Largo, FL physician who specializes in general internal medicine. In his practice, he is particularly interested in general care. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Thompson honors several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare HMO, and Aetna. Dr. Thompson attended Ohio State University College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at North Carolina Memorial Hospital for residency. He has received professional recognition including the following: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition. His professional affiliations include Largo Medical Center and Diagnostic Clinic.

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Clinical interests: General Care

Dr. Joseph Howard Rosin, DO
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Geriatrics
1301 2nd Avenue Sw
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Joseph Rosin works as an internist and geriatrician in Largo, FL. He graduated from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and then he performed his residency at U.S. Public Health Service Hospital. Dr. Rosin's clinical interests include back pain, diabetes, and geriatric health. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. His professional affiliations include Diagnostic Clinic and Morton Plant Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Hypertension, Diabetes, Shingles, Skin Issues, Back Pain, Alzheimer's ... (Read more)

Dr. Joseph Anthony Laguna, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
2725 Park Drive; Suite 5
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Joseph Laguna is an internist. In addition to English, Dr. Laguna speaks Spanish. His areas of expertise include sexually transmitted diseases (STds), arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), and trigger point injections. He is professionally affiliated with Mease Countryside Hospital and Mease Dunedin Hospital. Dr. Laguna completed his residency training at Conemaugh Health System. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Auto Injuries, Bone Density Test, Exercise Stress Test, Sleep Apnea, Diabetes, Shingles, Skin ... (Read more)

Dr. Anup Natwarlal Desai, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
908 S Fort Harrison Avenue
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Anup Desai's specialty is general internal medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. These areas are among Dr. Desai's clinical interests: diabetes, arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), and geriatric health. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Before performing his residency at Coney Island Hospital, Dr. Desai attended Government Medical College for medical school. Dr. Desai (or staff) is conversant in Gujarati and Hindi.

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Clinical interests: Fibromyalgia, Diabetes, Sexual Dysfunction, Shingles, Arrhythmias, Trigger Point Injections, ... (Read more)

Dr. Edison Ngo Tan, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1840 N. Highland Avenue
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Edison Tan's area of specialization is general internal medicine. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Tan include alcohol abuse, nutrition counseling, and hemorrhoid banding. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tan takes. He attended International for medical school and subsequently trained at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County for residency. He is conversant in Filipino.

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Clinical interests: Alcohol Abuse, Auto Injuries, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Endometrial Biopsy, Estrogen Replacement ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark Alan Whiting, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Geriatrics
400 Pinellas Street; Suite 350
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Mark Whiting's medical specialty is general internal medicine and geriatrics (elderly care). He attended medical school at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. His clinical interests include geriatric health, metabolic bone disease, and infections. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Whiting honors. Dr. Whiting is affiliated with BayCare Medical Group.

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Clinical interests: Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, Metabolic Bone Disease, Geriatric Health, Infections

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
300 Lake Avenue Northeast; Suite 100
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Dalton Benson specializes in general internal medicine and practices in Inverness, FL, Hudson, FL, and Largo, FL. He attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Benson accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. His professional affiliations include Bayfront Health Brooksville and Bayfront Health Spring Hill.

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Dr. Richard Francis Timmons, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1301 2nd Avenue Sw
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Richard Timmons specializes in general internal medicine and practices in Largo, FL. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Timmons's training includes residency programs at Baltimore VA Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Maryland. Dr. Timmons is affiliated with Diagnostic Clinic.

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Dr. Ali Mohamad Saifi, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1840 N. Highland Avenue
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Ali Saifi's area of specialization is general internal medicine. He graduated from American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Saifi completed a residency program at Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland. Clinical interests for Dr. Saifi include alcohol abuse, trigger point injections, and holter monitoring. On average, patients gave Dr. Saifi a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Saifi (or staff) speaks the following languages: Arabic and Portuguese.

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Clinical interests: Alcohol Abuse, Auto Injuries, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Herpes, Fibromyalgia, Hepatobiliary ... (Read more)

Dr. Tommie Lynn Betancourt, DO
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
300 Pinellas Street; Ms 47
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Tommie Betancourt works as an internist in Clearwater, FL, Saint Petersburg, FL, and Largo, FL. She studied medicine at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine and Des Moines University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. She trained at Northside Hospital and Heart Institute for her residency. Dr. Betancourt accepts United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare Bronze, and more.

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Dr. Derrick Joseph Borecky, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
646 Virginia Street; Mease Medical Arts Ii Suite 204
Dunedin, FL
 

Dr. Derrick Borecky's medical specialty is general internal medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Borecky include diabetes, sexually transmitted diseases (STds), and geriatric health. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Tufts University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Brooke Army Medical Center. His hospital/clinic affiliations include BayCare Medical Group and Mease Dunedin Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Diabetes, Shingles, Trigger Point Injections, Holter Monitoring, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, ... (Read more)

Dr. Pavel Sotolongo-Capote, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
300 Pinellas Street; Ms 47
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Pavel Capote's area of specialization is general internal medicine. Dr. Capote is a graduate of Higher Institute of Medical Sciences of Havana. He completed his residency training at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Capote takes. He is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Morton Plant Hospital.

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Dr. Apurva Bharat Shah, MPH, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
13220 Belcher Road; Suite 11
Largo, FL
 

Dr. Apurva Shah's specialty is general internal medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 1.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Shah honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Before performing his residency at Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, Dr. Shah attended the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine and Topiwala National Medical College for medical school. In addition to English, Dr. Shah (or staff) speaks Spanish, Gujarati, and Hindi. His professional affiliations include Largo Medical Center and Morton Plant Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Immunization, Hypertension, Physical Exams, Diabetes, Obesity, Pulmonary Function Test, ... (Read more)

Dr. Beth Ellen Anlas, DO
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
8250 Buyan Daily Road; Suite 310
Layo, FL
 

Dr. Beth Anlas practices general internal medicine in Largo, FL and Layo, FL. Dr. Anlas's education and training includes medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at Northside Hospital and Heart Institute. Her areas of expertise include the following: diabetes, pap test, and anemia. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Mease Countryside Hospital, Mease Dunedin Hospital, and Northside Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Diabetes, Arthritis, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Electrocardiogram, Pap Test, Anemia

Dr. Miguel E Trevino, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1573 South Fort Harrison Avenue
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Miguel Trevino sees patients in Clearwater, FL. His medical specialty is general internal medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Trevino (or staff) speaks Spanish and Italian. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Trevino include general care. His professional affiliations include Largo Medical Center and Morton Plant Hospital. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Trevino attended Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine for medical school. Dr. Trevino honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: General Care

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What is General Internal Medicine?

A specialist in general internal medicine is often referred to as an “internist.” While internal medicine physicians also provide comprehensive care, they should not be confused with general practitioners or family medicine practitioners, both of which may provide pregnancy care, deliver babies, and treat children. An internal medicine doctor specializes only in the health care of adults.

With internal medicine, there is never an illness too big or too small. These physicians have exceptionally broad-based training, and they can care for patients in any condition -- from healthy to dealing with serious medical issues. Because their scope is so wide, internal medicine physicians can provide an excellent picture of overall health.

One of the unusual aspects of internal medicine is that physicians in this field often treat their patients for a very long time -- sometimes for life. They manage preventive care when their patients are well, and they become advocates and consultants when complex medical issues arise. Because internal medicine physicians tend to treat patients over a long period of time, they are an ideal choice to manage chronic illnesses.

There are a huge number of subspecialties within internal medicine, for example: cardiology (which deals with problems of the heart and blood vessels), nephrology (which deals with diseases of the kidneys), and hospice medicine (which tends to the special needs of patients at the end of life). General internal medicine is considered a subspecialty itself and refers to internists without another specific focus. General internists provide total, primary care for the whole body of adult patients, in sickness or in health.