Internal medicine

About Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine The specialty Internal Medicine deals with diseases that have to do with the internal organs. The internist (specialist in Internal Medicine) allows you to get if you are being treated for diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular disease, cancer, infections and diseases of the kidneys, heart, lungs and digestive tract.

Focus Areas

Because the field of Internal Medicine is so broad, many internists Maastricht UMC + have a specific interest. Examples are: endocrinology (metabolic disorders, diabetes, hormonal disorders), acute medicine (care of acutely ill patients), infectious diseases (including tropical diseases and HIV), hematology (blood disorders), geriatric medicine, oncology, nephrology (kidney disease, including dialysis and diseases of the immune system), Allergology, vascular medicine and intensive care.