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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Accepted Insurance

  • First Health
  • Humana
  • Highmark BCBS
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Multiplan

Doctors in Bloomsburg Internal Medicine

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Bloomsburg, PA that specialze in Internal Medicine and Surgery

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Ratings & Comments

11 ratings with 1 comment

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Bloomsburg Internal Medicine when asked is excellent. Bloomsburg Internal Medicine has been reviewed by 11 patients. The rating is 4.6 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Bloomsburg Internal Medicine as provided by patient reviews is 30 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

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549 Fair St
Bloomsburg, PA 17815

Specialties

2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • Internal Medicine

    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.

Doctors in Bloomsburg Internal Medicine

  • Dr. Sunjeet Kaur MD

    Internal Medicine

    Bloomsburg, PA

    5.0
    (5)
  • Dr. Michael T Hegstrom MD

    Surgery

    Bloomsburg, PA

    4.1
    (6)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Alabama School Of Medicine
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Bloomsburg Internal Medicine. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Internal Medicine and Surgery near Bloomsburg Internal Medicine Bloomsburg, PA.

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.

Benefits of 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.

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