The six types of ACVIM specialists:
focus on diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the heart and some lung condition
Large Animal Internal Medicine (LAIM) Specialists:
focus on the anatomy, physiology and internal medicine of horses, cattle, sheep, goats, alpacas, llamas and others.
focus on conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord, muscles and nerves.
focus on the nutritional management of both healthy animals and those with one or more diseases.
focus on cancer, including the way it develops and how to treat it.
Small Animal Internal Medicine (SAIM) Specialists:
focus on the anatomy, physiology and internal medicine of cats and dogs; encompasses many sub-disciplines, including gastroenterology, infectious diseases and more.