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We found 5 internists who accept United Healthcare Gold near New Smyrna Beach, FL.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
239 North Ridgewood Avenue
Edgewater, FL
 

Dr. Andrea Varga is a physician who specializes in general internal medicine. She graduated from Semmelweis University Faculty of Medicine. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
C/o Appleton Internal Medicine; C/o Appleton Internal Medicine
New Smyrna Beach, FL
 

Dr. Staci Appleton's area of specialization is general internal medicine. She has received a 2.5 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Appleton graduated from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
845 State Road 44
New Smyrna Beach, FL
 

Dr. George Herdel works as a general internist. Dr. Herdel's average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine, General Pediatrics
161 N Causeway; Suite A
New Smyrna Beach, FL
 

Dr. Priscilla Luong practices general internal medicine and general pediatrics. Dr. Luong is rated highly by her patients. She is an in-network provider for 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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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
125 Florida Memorial Parkway; Suite 2600
New Smyrna Beach, FL
 

Dr. Kimberly Keller works as an internist. Dr. Keller graduated from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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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.