Health Wellness, Fitness, and Medical Articles. California Doctors Near Me
Los Angeles, California Anesthesiologist
administers drugs and monitors patient condition during surgery; also provides pain management for acute and chronic conditions.
Los Angeles, California 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.
Los Angeles, California 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.
Los Angeles, California 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.
Los Angeles, California Endocrinologist
diagnoses and treats diabetes, hormone imbalances, thyroid disease and other disorders of the endocrine system.
Los Angeles, California 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.
Los Angeles, California Gastroenterologist
specializes in diseases of the digestive system.
Los Angeles, California Geriatrician (Geriatric Medicine)
general practice physician who specializes in caring for older adults.
Los Angeles, California Hematologist
a hematologist specializes in diseases of the blood and bone marrow.
Los Angeles, California Hepatologist
specializes in diseases of the liver.
Los Angeles, California Hospitalist
internal medicine physician whose practice is limited to hospital inpatients.
Los Angeles, California Intensivist
hospital-based critical care medicine specialist who treats patients in intensive care settings.
Los Angeles, California Internal medicine
provides diagnosis, management and nonsurgical treatment of unusual or serious diseases.
Los Angeles, California Medical Geneticist
provides testing, counseling and therapy for genetic diseases.
Los Angeles, California 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.
Los Angeles, California Neonatologist
cares for premature and critically ill newborns.
Los Angeles, California Nephrologist
specializes in diseases of the kidneys.
Los Angeles, California 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.
Los Angeles, California Neurophysiologist
a neurologist who diagnoses disorders of the central, peripheral and autonomic nervous systems through clinical evaluations and electrophysiologic testing.
Los Angeles, California 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.
Los Angeles, California 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.
Los Angeles, California Orthopedic Surgeon
also known as an orthopod, an orthopedist is a surgeon who treats diseases, disorders and injuries of the musculoskeletal system.
Los Angeles, California Otolaryngologist
the technical name for an ear, nose and throat physician.
Los Angeles, California Pathologist
usually works behind the scenes to diagnose diseases by studying tissues, body fluids and organs.
Los Angeles, California Pediatrician
a child's physician who provides preventive health maintenance for healthy children and medical care for children who are acutely or chronically ill;
Los Angeles, California pediatricians manage the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of their patients, in every stage of development
in good health or in illness.
Los Angeles, California Perinatologist
specializes in caring for high-risk pregnancies.
Los Angeles, California Physiatrist
specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation.
Los Angeles, California Podiatrist
specialist that treats both medical and surgical deformities of the foot and ankle.
Los Angeles, California Pulmonologist
specializes in lung disease.
Los Angeles, California 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.
Los Angeles, California Rheumatologist
specializes in arthritis and diseases of the joints, as well as autoimmune disorders, such as lupus.
Los Angeles, California Sleep doctors
diagnoses and treats sleep disorders, and also may have expertise in behavioral and cognitive methods to prevent them.