Internists are physicians who have extensive training and skills in preventing and managing complex disorders of the body and diseases of internal organs. They diagnose, treat, offer preventative care and follow patients with a wide range of non-surgical illnesses. Our specialist clinic Internists may order cardiac stress testing, lab tests, pulmonary function testing, X-ray, ultrasound and CT (computed tomography) investigations for patients.
Whitehorse General Hospital has two visiting internal medicine specialists
Visits per year: 12
Days each visit: 3-5
Visiting Internists are often accompanied by residents (doctors who are pursuing further in-depth training within a specialty branch of medicine)