Involves the administration of drugs to produce local or general loss of sensation for surgical purposes.
The medical specialty with the principal mission of evaluating, managing, treating and preventing unexpected illness and injury. This includes any symptom, even or disorder deemed by the person — or someone acting on his or her behalf — to require expeditious medical, surgical or psychiatric attention.
Diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of diseases and disorders as well as preventive health care for patients of all ages on a continuing basis.
Diagnosis and treatment of digestive system diseases and disorders, including those affecting the esophagus, stomach, intestines, bowels, liver, pancreas and gallbladder
Diagnosis and treatment of conditions requiring operative procedures such as gallstones, hernias, and breast cancer.
Diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of non-surgical diseases and disorders in adults, including diabetes, hypertension, arthritis, osteoporosis and heart disease.
Medical care for women during pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period, and the diagnosis and medical and surgical treatment of diseases and disorders of the female reproductive system.