Physicians who specialize in internal medicine have extensive training and experience dealing with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease, primarily in adult patients.
Internal medicine doctors at Cooperative Health are equipped to perform health screenings, administer immunizations and vaccines, prescribe medicine, and evaluate diagnostic tests (X-rays, cardiac stress tests, ultrasounds, bone density testing, and more).
Our internal medicine physicians treat many conditions, but some of the most common include:
- Chronic disease
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD, or acid reflux)
- Heart disease
- High cholesterol
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
- Urinary tract infection (UTI)
- And many more
Internal Medicine Doctors in Batesburg-Leesville & Columbia, SC
Treatment for chronic disease can be highly individualized, depending on the age and overall health of the patient. Early diagnosis of disease provides the best chance for optimal treatment results. Routine health screenings and blood work are often used by internal medicine specialists to monitor the progression or recession of disease.
If you’re an adult in need of health care, call us in Batesburg-Leesville or Columbia to make an appointment with an internal medicine specialist at Cooperative Health, or you can request one online. We want to be your medical home.