Central California Medical Group (CCFMG) physicians integrate clinical expertise, research, and education to provide the best care and state-of-the-art technology for our patients and community.
The Department of Internal Medicine is made up of dynamic physicians who work tirelessly to identify, understanding, manage and treat serious or unusual nonsurgical diseases.
Internal Medicine physicians are also referred to in certain circumstances as Internists. Internists are especially skilled in the management of patients who have undifferentiated or multi-system disease processes. As an Internal Medicine provider, it’s important to have a comprehenisve understanding of a complex mixture of illnesses and diseases that span from men and women’s health and mental health to preventative medicines and substance abuse.
The Department of Internal Medicine plays an integral role in the development of future physicians and offers a competitive Internal Medicine Residency program. The focus of the program is to promote the health of Central California by providing innovative and excellent patient care, training the next generation of physicians and advancing patient-centered research. Each year the best and brightest physicians from across the country vie for the opportunity to work alongside our faculty phyisicians and engage a diverse, complex patient population. From world-class leadership to enhanced experiential learning, the Department of Medicine is the hub for individuals looking for a real challenge in an environment that exposes you to a wide variety of symptomology.
The Department of Internal Medicine has a long-standing commitment to outstanding patient care, translational research, education, and are a pioneering institution in the developing field of personalized medicine. The focus of our educational innovation effort includes: verifying competency, emphasizing team work in mastering skills, transition of care, and linking educational and clinical quality improvement. The Department of Internal Medicine is truly a progressive group of individuals working towards a common goal.
The benefit of being a part of the Department of Internal Medicine is that we are actively engaged in the direct education of the next generation of superb clinicians.
For more information on the Department of Internal Medicine Residency Program, please click on the links below to go to the UCSF Fresno Internal Medicine Residency Residency page.
The Department of Internal Medicine provides comprehensive care for a full range of internal medicine based health issues. Our providers engage patients to actively participate in in all stages of the treatment process including, but not limited to, the consultation, diagnosis, and treatment processes. Our goal is to identify to source of the illness, work with the patients to plan for their treatment options and educate the patients on the risks and benefits of treatment.
As an Internal Medicine physicians you may treat conditions including, but not limited to:
- Chest pain
- Cold & Flu
- Ear Infection
- Heart Burn
- High Cholesterol
- Hypertension (High blood pressure)
- Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis)
- Respiratory infection
- Shortness of Breath
- Sore Throat
- Strep Throat
- Stomach pain