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    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
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  • Aetna
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  • BCBS Georgia
  • BCBS South Carolina
  • Humana

Doctors in Aiken Internal Medicine Associates PA

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Ratings & Comments

35 ratings with 10 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Aiken Internal Medicine Associates PA when asked is excellent. Aiken Internal Medicine Associates PA has been reviewed by 35 patients. The rating is 4.1 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Aiken Internal Medicine Associates PA as provided by patient reviews is 23 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

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Aiken Internal Medicine Associates PA

410 University Pkwy
Aiken, SC 29801
(803) 648-7888

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • 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.

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

Doctors in Aiken Internal Medicine Associates PA

  • Dr. William T Besson III MD

    Internal Medicine

    Aiken, SC

    4.9
    (7)
  • Dr. Danijela S Zotovic MD

    Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology

    Aiken, SC

    4.5
    (11)
  • Dr. Theodore M Meyer MD

    Internal Medicine

    Aiken, SC

    3.9
    (11)
  • Dr. David S Keisler Jr MD

    Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

    Aiken, SC

    3.0
    (7)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Medical University Of South Carolina College Of Medicine
  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
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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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