Dr. Thomas Alexis is an internist practicing in Columbus, OH. Dr. Alexis specializes in the medical treatment of adults. Internists can act as a primary physician or a consultant to a primary physician. They manage both common and rare diseases. Dr. Alexis provides comprehensive care and manages treatment with surgeons as well. Internists establish long-term relationships with their patients and incorporate disease prevention and mental health care into their practice.
Education and Training
Oh State Univ Coll of Med, Columbus Oh 1974
Ohio State University College of Medicine 1974
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- High Cholesterol
- Pinched Nerve
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Vascular Disease
- Mt Carmel Med Ctr, Internal Medicine; Mt Carmel Med Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- Ohio State University/Mt Carmel Hospital Program
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