Dr. Edward Polk Hill MD
Internist3368 Hwy 280 Suite 120 Saa Alexander City AL, 35010
Dr. Edward Hill is an internist practicing in Alexander City, AL. Dr. Hill 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. Hill 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
Univ of South Al Coll of Med, Mobile Al 1987
University of South Alabama College of Medicine 1987
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- Vascular Disease
- Naval Medical Center (Portsmouth) Program
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