Internal Medicine/Primary Care

Cardio Metabolic Institute

Multi-Specialty Group located in Franklin Township, Somerset, NJ & East Brunswick, NJ

Internal Medicine is a medical specialty that focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, and management of a wide range of adult diseases. Internists, also known as internal medicine physicians, are medical doctors who specialize in this field. They are trained to provide comprehensive care for adults, covering a broad spectrum of medical conditions and organ systems.
Internal Medicine encompasses various sub-specialties, such as:
1.    Cardiology: Focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of heart-related diseases and conditions.
2.    Gastroenterology: Concentrates on disorders of the digestive system, including the esophagus, stomach, intestines, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas.
3.    Endocrinology: Deals with disorders of the endocrine system, which includes hormone-producing glands like the thyroid, adrenal glands, and pancreas.
4.    Nephrology: Specializes in diseases of the kidneys and urinary system.
5.    Pulmonology: Concentrates on diseases of the lungs and respiratory system.
6.    Rheumatology: Focuses on autoimmune and inflammatory disorders that affect the joints, muscles, and bones.
7.    Infectious Diseases: Concentrates on infections caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites.
8.    Hematology: Deals with disorders of the blood and blood-forming tissues.
9.    Oncology: Specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.
10.    Geriatrics: Focuses on the health and well-being of older adults.
11.    Allergy and Immunology: Deals with allergic reactions and disorders of the immune system.
12.    Nuclear Medicine: Utilizes radioactive substances to diagnose and treat diseases.
13.    Critical Care Medicine: Involves the management of critically ill patients in intensive care units (ICUs).

Internists often serve as primary care physicians for adults, providing comprehensive preventive care, diagnosing various health conditions, and managing chronic illnesses. They are skilled in both medical and diagnostic procedures, and they often work closely with other medical specialists when a patient's condition requires specialized care.
It's important to note that Internal Medicine at CMI allows our Primary Care providers to coordiante care directly with the faculty of specialists all under one roof.   WE ARE HERE TO HELP!