Dr. Blanca Bertha Almeida M.D.
Internist500 Alamitos Ave Long Beach CA, 90802
Dr. Blanca Almeida is an internist practicing in Long Beach, CA. Dr. Almeida 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. Almeida 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 Ca, San Francisco, Sch of Med, San Francisco Ca 1992
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
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