An internist who has special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the elderly. This specialist cares for geriatric patients in the patient's home, the office, long-term care settings such as nursing homes and the hospital.
|Total number of Geriatric Medicine Physicians on Doctor.com:||6756|
|Percentage of Geriatric Medicine Physicians who are listed as "Board Certified" on Doctor.com:||100%|
|Geriatric Medicine Physicians listed on Doctor.com have been practicing for an average of:||29.6 year(s)|
|Average ProfilePoints™ score for Geriatric Medicine Physicians:||35/80|
|Average Overall User Rating for Geriatric Medicine Physicians:||3 (out of 5)|