Choosing an Internal Medicine physician is an important step toward making sure that you stay on the road to good health. Internists not only provide primary care, such as regular check-ups, but also are trained to solve diagnostic problems and manage chronic conditions. Northwestern Memorial Physicians Group (NMPG) internists will coordinate your overall medical needs, outline health and wellness guidelines and recommend specialists, if needed.
Your internist will manage your overall healthcare and help you develop a health and wellness plan that is right for you. All NMPG internists are board-certified internal medicine specialists, on the medical staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in downtown Chicago and faculty members of the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
Our services are designed to help you stay healthy, as well as promptly diagnose and effectively treat you when necessary. We also can help you manage a chronic condition. Our aim is to be your partner for achieving and maintaining your overall good health.
Our Internal Medicine services include:
- Routine physical exams for men and women
- Work and school physicals
Treatment of a variety of acute problems including:
- Back pain
Management of chronic medical conditions including:
- High cholesterol
- Tobacco cessation
- Thyroid disease
Preventive care including:
- Guidance about screenings, such as mammograms and colonoscopies
- Personalized advice on how to reduce the risk of life threatening diseases, such as heart disease and cancer
Specialty care for: