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