- First Health
- Capital District Physicians Health Plan
- United Healthcare
- HealthFirst NY
- MVP Health Plan
Doctors in Kevin S. Lee M.D. & Stephen S. Lee M.D., Pc
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.
Kevin S. Lee M.D. & Stephen S. Lee M.D., Pc is affiliated with the following hospitals
- Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center West Islip, NY 11795
- NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Flushing, NY 11355
- Long Island Jewish Medical Center New Hyde Park, NY 11040
- Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center Suffern, NY 10901
Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools
- Drexel University College Of Medicine
- The School Of Medicine At Stony Brook University Medical Center
Information About Group Practices
What is a Group Practice?
According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine
Why Group Practice?
As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.