A nostalgic era is being rekindled with old-fashioned in-home visits and a holistic approach to medicine.
Geriatrics is the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the elderly including comprehensive care management of patients with multiple disabilities such as dementia, diabetes, cerbrovascular and cardiovascular conditions, osteoporosis and arthritis.
At Confluence Health, our internal medicine and family medicine physicians treat geriatric patients. Our experienced geriatric team will assess your medical conditions, cognitive status, functional ability and mental health needs to determine the right care for you or your loved ones. We work with you, your family and your health care providers to put a care plan into place.
Community Education: Geriatrics
Mary Timiras, MD, talks about geriatrics as a medical specialty.