Department of Geriatrics
The Department of Geriatric Medicine at QRG Health City specializes in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of elderly patients with complex medical conditions. The Department is focused on achieving the best-possible health outcome, maximize independence and preserve quality of life for geriatric patients.
All psychiatrists, neuropsychologists, psychologists, internists, social workers, occupational therapists and nurses on the Geriatric Program’s multidisciplinary teams are specifically trained to diagnose and treat older patients. Our geriatricians act as liaisons between patients and their loved ones, their medical teams, and their nursing homes. They keep everybody in the loop concerning treatment plans, day-to-day progress, and any necessary follow-up arrangements.
CONDITIONS & TREATMENTS
Various ailments occur at the onset of age and our multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, social workers and occupational therapists and other medical professionals work towards preserving the independence and dKnow more