Internal medicine is a branch of primary care that focuses on the health care of adults. Doctors of internal medicine are known as “internists” or “general internists” and shouldn’t be confused with “interns,” who are doctors in their first year of training after medical school.
Internal Medicine providers at PeaceHealth Medical Group include:
Internists can provide general health care as well as non-surgical treatment for complicated and severe diseases of the blood and internal organs such as the heart, stomach, kidney and liver. eaceHealth Medical Group internists work with patients to help prevent disease and to manage chronic health conditions as well as diagnosing and treating new health problems.
PeaceHealth Medical Group offers internal medicine services at the following locations Barger Medical Building, Cottage Grove, Downtown Eugene, Santa Clara, South Eugene
To better serve older adults, PeaceHealth also offers a Senior Health and Wellness Center and a Gerontology Institute.