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Dr. Patricia Newton Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Patricia Newton has the following 2 specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    (2016, 2017, 2018)

  • Patient-Centered Medical Home

    (2016, 2017, 2018)

  • Expertise

    10 Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cognitive Issues/Testing
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Testing
  • EOL Care
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Senility
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Newton is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital
  • Legacy Emanuel Hospital & Health Ctr

    2801 N Gantenbein Ave
    Portland, OR 97227

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1976

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