Geriatricians are physicians who have specialized knowledge about treating and managing medical conditions prevalent among older adults.
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT GERIATRICIAN?
Geriatricians are adept at addressing various medical problems faced by the elderly such as arthritis, cardiovascular disease and neurological disorders and the specific ways in which these conditions affect them.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF GERIATRICIAN?
Geriatricians provide specialized care for older individuals who are affected by weakness and aging and mental health issues.
COMMON PROBLEMS YOU SHOULD SEE GERIATRICIAN FOR
Geriatricians can help recognize how the medication taken by an old individual is affecting them uniquely and recommend alterations.
DID YOU KNOW?
It has been predicted that more than 20% of the Indian population will be elderly by 2050.