Geriatrics

Spectrum Health Medical Group geriatric physicians and advanced practice providers have training and certification in addition to regular medical training to help them care for aging adults and their specific medical needs.

Referrals

 

 

Conditions  Treated

Using a team based approach, the providers offer treatment for multiple chronic health problems primarily associated with aging, including:

  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic heart and lung disease
  • Diabetes
  • Falls
  • Frailty
  • Incontinence
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Polypharmacy
  • Sensory problems
  • Skin breakdown
  • Stroke