Health Wellness, Fitness, and Medical Articles. Arkansas Doctors Near Me
Thornton, Arkansas Anesthesiologist
administers drugs and monitors patient condition during surgery; also provides pain management for acute and chronic conditions.
Thornton, Arkansas Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiologist, Cardiac Electrophysiologist
a cardiologist specializes in diseases of the heart and blood vessels; an interventional cardiologists uses guided imaging to diagnose and treat those diseases; a cardiac electrophysiologist specializes in treating irregular heart rhythms caused by electrical problems in the heart.
Thornton, Arkansas Cardiovascular Surgeon, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
a cardiovascular surgeon specializes in the surgical management of blood vessels and heart disorders; a cardiothoracic surgeon specializes in pathological conditions within the chest.
Thornton, Arkansas Emergency medicine
physicians who care for patients with acute illnesses or injuries which require immediate medical attention; they diagnose a variety of illnesses and undertake acute interventions to stabilize the patient.
Thornton, Arkansas Endocrinologist
diagnoses and treats diabetes, hormone imbalances, thyroid disease and other disorders of the endocrine system.
Thornton, Arkansas Family medicine
provides continuing, comprehensive health care for the individual and family. Encompasses all ages, both sexes, each organ system, and every disease entity; a family physician's care is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of the family and the community, emphasizing disease prevention and health promotion.
Thornton, Arkansas Gastroenterologist
specializes in diseases of the digestive system.
Thornton, Arkansas Geriatrician (Geriatric Medicine)
general practice physician who specializes in caring for older adults.
Thornton, Arkansas Hematologist
a hematologist specializes in diseases of the blood and bone marrow.
Thornton, Arkansas Hepatologist
specializes in diseases of the liver.
Thornton, Arkansas Hospitalist
internal medicine physician whose practice is limited to hospital inpatients.
Thornton, Arkansas Intensivist
hospital-based critical care medicine specialist who treats patients in intensive care settings.
Thornton, Arkansas Internal medicine
provides diagnosis, management and nonsurgical treatment of unusual or serious diseases.
Thornton, Arkansas Medical Geneticist
provides testing, counseling and therapy for genetic diseases.
Thornton, Arkansas Medical Oncologist, Radiation Oncologist
a medical oncologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancers and tumors; a radiation oncologist specializes in the application of radiation to manage disease.
Thornton, Arkansas Neonatologist
cares for premature and critically ill newborns.
Thornton, Arkansas Nephrologist
specializes in diseases of the kidneys.
Thornton, Arkansas Neurologist, Neurosurgeon
a neurologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of disease and functions of the brain, spine, peripheral nerves, muscles and nervous systems; a neurosurgeon provides surgical management of those disorders.
Thornton, Arkansas Neurophysiologist
a neurologist who diagnoses disorders of the central, peripheral and autonomic nervous systems through clinical evaluations and electrophysiologic testing.
Thornton, Arkansas Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Urogynecologist
an obstetrician/gynecologist specializes in the medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and its associated disorders; a urogynecologist specializes in female urological problems.
Thornton, Arkansas Opthalmologist, Optometrist
an ophthalmologist provides comprehensive eye and vision care, including to medically or surgically treat eye disorders; an optometrist specializes in diagnosing diseases of the eye and correcting vision.
Thornton, Arkansas Orthopedic Surgeon
also known as an orthopod, an orthopedist is a surgeon who treats diseases, disorders and injuries of the musculoskeletal system.
Thornton, Arkansas Otolaryngologist
the technical name for an ear, nose and throat physician.
Thornton, Arkansas Pathologist
usually works behind the scenes to diagnose diseases by studying tissues, body fluids and organs.
Thornton, Arkansas Pediatrician
a child's physician who provides preventive health maintenance for healthy children and medical care for children who are acutely or chronically ill;
Thornton, Arkansas pediatricians manage the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of their patients, in every stage of development
in good health or in illness.
Thornton, Arkansas Perinatologist
specializes in caring for high-risk pregnancies.
Thornton, Arkansas Physiatrist
specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation.
Thornton, Arkansas Podiatrist
specialist that treats both medical and surgical deformities of the foot and ankle.
Thornton, Arkansas Pulmonologist
specializes in lung disease.
Thornton, Arkansas Radiologist, Interventional Radiologist
radiologists perform and interpret imaging tests; interventional radiologists also perform minimally invasive procedures, such as embolization, thrombolysis and biopsies, using imaging guidance.
Thornton, Arkansas Rheumatologist
specializes in arthritis and diseases of the joints, as well as autoimmune disorders, such as lupus.
Thornton, Arkansas Sleep doctors
diagnoses and treats sleep disorders, and also may have expertise in behavioral and cognitive methods to prevent them.