4 doctors weighed in:

How can I find a primary care doctor for an elder if no geriatrician?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Try this

This web site help to find a geriatrician in your local area http://www.
Healthinaging.Org/find-a-geriatrics-healthcare-professional/ if not, check the training and experience of each primary care physician through the referral service or web sites.

In brief: Try this

This web site help to find a geriatrician in your local area http://www.
Healthinaging.Org/find-a-geriatrics-healthcare-professional/ if not, check the training and experience of each primary care physician through the referral service or web sites.
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
Thank
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics

In brief: Look it up

Check if the primary care physician receives additional training in geriatric fellowship or board certified geriatrics.
If you have a hard time finding the geriatrician in your area, please check at http://www.Healthinaging.Org/find-a-geriatrics-healthcare-professional/.

In brief: Look it up

Check if the primary care physician receives additional training in geriatric fellowship or board certified geriatrics.
If you have a hard time finding the geriatrician in your area, please check at http://www.Healthinaging.Org/find-a-geriatrics-healthcare-professional/.
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
Dr. Benjamin Lessig
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified,
38 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors