Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine is the medical specialty of “Doctors for the Adults”. The Department of Internal Medicine of Ciudad Medical Zamboanga comprises of “Internists” who are trained to diagnose and treat adults (from adolescence to senescence) afflicted with medically treatable diseases and disorders.

From the PCP Residency Training Program Guide of 2001:

The Department of Internal Medicine is the group of Internists “in the many areas of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cancer, Diabetes, Gastrointestinal, Infectious, Renal and Pulmonary Diseases; Allergology, and Immunology, Hematology, Rheumatology, Critical Care, Common problems of the Eyes, Ears, Skin, Brain, and Nerves, Mental Health, and Public Health; including Clinical Nutrition, Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Adolescent Medicine, Substance abuse and Dependence, Geriatric Medicine, Tropical Medicine, Occupational and Environment Medicine, Physical Medicine, and Rehabilitation.”