We found 8 internists near Galesburg, IL.

Dr. James Hamilton King, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
3315 N Seminary Street
Galesburg, IL
 

Dr. James King's area of specialization is general internal medicine. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. King honors. He graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria and Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. King completed a residency program at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria. Dr. King is affiliated with OSF St. Mary Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

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Dr. Jeffrey David Hershkowitz, MD, DO
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
3315 N Seminary Street
Galesburg, IL
 

Dr. Jeffrey Hershkowitz is a general internist. Dr. Hershkowitz is affiliated with OSF St. Mary Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. He is a graduate of New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Franklin Square Hospital Center. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Dr. Brij B Jamnadas, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
3315 N Seminary Street
Galesburg, IL
 

Dr. Brij Jamnadas practices general internal medicine. His professional affiliations include OSF St. Mary Medical Center and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center. Dr. Jamnadas honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of Mumbai and Grant Medical College. His residency was performed at Westlake Hospital.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
387 E. Grove Street
Galesburg, IL
 

Dr. Udoh Obioha specializes in general internal medicine. He attended medical school at the University of Nigeria Faculty of Medical Sciences. He honors Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
695 N Kellogg Street
Galesburg, IL
 

Dr. Jack Perry practices general internal medicine. Dr. Perry accepts Medicare insurance. He is a graduate of East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
834 N Seminary Street; 303
Galesburg, IL
 

Dr. Carl Strauch specializes in general internal medicine and practices in Galesburg, IL. He takes Medicare insurance. Dr. Strauch studied medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
387 East Grove
Galesburg, IL
 

Dr. Mike Hackmann's medical specialty is general internal medicine. Dr. Hackmann attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1204 Highway 164 East
Oquawka, IL
 

Dr. Jennifer Reed is a general internist in Oquawka, IL. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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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.