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What are Internists?
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population - both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
The area of Palmer, AK has a population of approximately 100,704 people. There are 33 internists near Palmer, which gives it a ratio of 1 internist per 3,052 residents or a ratio of 1 internist per 1,057 households. There are 34,876 households in Palmer.