General practitioners may choose to pursue board certification. A general practitioner, also referred to as a GP or generalist, is a physician who doesn't specialize in one specific region of medicine. Family practitioners and internists may get extra training and pass another examination so as to subspecialize. For an effective weight loss plan, doctors suggest for a wholesome diet program and appropriate nutrition guidelines. Doctors are almost always available if an individual needs immediate care that doesn't require an ER Visit or whenever a patient's primary doctor isn't available due to some reason but the patient requires an immediate attention. Everybody who is registered with a GP can gain access to their Practice's on-line support.