Adult Medicine 207QA0505X
Adult Medicine: Adult Medicine is a practice of internal medicine. There is a very strong emphasis in quality care, prevention, follow-ups, short wait times, education and professional relationships. Adult Medicine is associated with numerous different divisions of medicine.
Taxonomy Code: 207QA0505X
Allopathic and Osteopathic Physicians | Family Medicine | Adult Medicine
Allopathic and Osteopathic Physicians: Allopathic physicians are general doctors (Medical Doctor or MD), whereas osteopathic physicians (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine or DO) deal specifically with Osteopathy, targeting in healing the body with minimal use of medicine with an emphasis focusing on preventative care. Both types are fully licensed physicians, educated in diagnosing, as well as offering treatment for various illnesses and disorders.
Family Medicine: This is a medical specialty devoted to diversified care for people of any age. It is considered primary care and ensures comprehensive health care for anybody of any age or sex. Family Medicine is where general practitioners practice and it focuses on prevention and health promotion.