The department's divisions provide services and treatments for a wide variety of diseases and conditions. Most Internal Medicine physicians serve two roles:
- As internists, they act as the primary or coordinating physician for a patient, conducting a history and physical exam, ordering tests and scheduling appointments with specialists the patient needs to see.
- As subspecialists, they see patients or consult with other Mayo doctors in their area of special expertise.
Patients can be seen in the following divisions:
Endocrinology, Metabolism, Diabetes and Nutrition
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
General Internal Medicine
Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology
Hospital Internal Medicine
Nephrology and Hypertension
Preventive, Occupational, and Aerospace Medicine
Primary Care Internal Medicine
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine