Do Internal Medicine Physicians Perform Independent Medical Examinations (IMES): Example of IME assignments for internists

By Kelly Wilbur, Esq. The majority of independent medical examinations (IMEs) are performed by doctors who specialize in musculoskeletal medicine, brain injury and mental health.  There are, however, opportunities available for internal medicine physicians to perform IMEs.  Internal medicine physicians can be asked to perform IMEs under a variety of circumstances.  [...]