Geriatric Medicine

Healthy Aging for Seniors

Our geriatric medicine doctors provide specialized care to improve the health of seniors and older adults over the age of 65. As people age, their risk for developing multiple health issues increases and medical care can become more complex. Seniors often face medication-related side effects, problems with memory, an increased risk for falls and other issues that can progress with aging. Our doctors will work with you to help you achieve your healthcare and lifestyle goals.

One Point of Contact for All Your Medical Services

You will likely encounter several new issues you never experienced when you were younger and will need an experienced physician to guide you through them. If you are having problems with day to day living including eating, bathing, and exercise or getting out of bed, you should schedule an appointment with a geriatric specialist. Your geriatrician can provide invaluable medical services and will work with you to develop a healthy aging plan.

  • What We Treat/Services
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diet changes
  • Falls
  • Fragility
  • Hearing loss
  • Incontinence
  • Medication management
  • Natural wear and tear
  • Pain management

Need help finding a geriatrician? Call (225) 763-4500 today and check out our tips for choosing a doctor.