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An internist is a medical doctor who specializes in the care of adults.
Internists can further specialize in areas such as:
Internists are certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
Current as of: January 14, 2019
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:Sarah A. Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Brian O'Brien, MD, FRCPC - Internal Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & Peter Shalit, MD, PhD - Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease
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