Physicians that specialise in geriatrics are called geriatricians. They handle a wide variety of diseases and conditions. In addition, they also tackle social issues and functional decline that the elderly often encounter. Geriatric doctors are board certified in family medicine or internal medicine, after that they receive specific training in geriatric medicine.
The objective in geriatrics medicine is to advance the elderly patient’s ability to operate and improve the quality of life of the patient, family, and caregivers.
Our doctors do not just diagnose and treat diseases in the elderly. They engage in all phases of care taking to ensure the physical and emotional health of each patient.
For each aging patient, our geriatricians: