Definition of internist
: a specialist in internal medicine
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A successful internist in New York or San Francisco might earn $200,000 to $300,000 per year, according to Dr. Shlain, but Private Medical pays $500,000 to $700,000 annually for the right practitioner.
Wing’s study highlights a persistent topic in community health, says Susanna Von Essen, an internist at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.
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INTERNIST Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of internist for English Language Learners
medical : a doctor who specializes in diseases that do not require surgery : a doctor who specializes in internal medicine
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