Internal medicine is concerned with diseases of the internal organs and its effect on the entire organism including the psychological well being of the patient. Included are the so called civilization diseases; diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity as well as kidney disease and diseases of the cardio vascular, respiratory and intestinal system. In addition, internal medicine encompasses metabolic diseases, nutrition and hormonal dysregulation, rheumatology and diseases of the blood, immune, and lymphatic system. Infectious diseases, cancer and psychosomatic illnesses are also a part of internal medicine. With the help of modern examination and treatment methods using the knowledge of conventional medicine and naturopathy procedures combined with our holistic approach concept, we can develop a strategy for therapy ideal for each individual.
Special care is given at Prienamed to the prevention and handling of the diseases named above.