Finding a doctor near you for primary care is important for your ongoing health. Internal medicine doctors, who focus on adult care, serve as primary care physicians. Doctors in this medical specialty only see patients age 18 and older.
An internal medicine doctor will:
At UMMC, our general internal medicine specialists are backed by the full resources of Mississippi’s only academic medical center, including consultation with in-house specialists found nowhere else in the state. From common joint pain to rare diseases, our internal medicine doctors can arrange for your care if you need expertise for specific concerns. Our team includes attending physicians, internal medicine resident physicians, and nurse practitioners.
Our internal medicine doctors are accepting new patients, and appointments are available from 7:40 a.m. to 4:20 p.m., Monday-Friday. Same-day appointments are also available, and, with three clinics, you can see a doctor at a location convenient to home or work. We also offer telehealth appointments for established patients, and our teams can walk you through the process to connect on your phone, tablet, or desktop computer.
Meet Our Internal Medicine Specialists