Geriatric Doctors in Newark, NJ

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.

There are 6 Geriatric Doctors in Newark, NJ.


Dr. Phil Whang MD

Geriatric Medicine, Neurology 11 years experience

5.0 of 5

20 Washington Pl Newark, NJ 07102


Dr. Tamkeen Khurshid MD

Geriatric Medicine 6 years experience

5.0 of 5

183 S Orange Ave Newark, NJ 07103


Dr. Alexander Kolessa MD

Geriatric Medicine, Internal Medicine
188 Jefferson St Newark, NJ 07105


Dr. Katherina Canales MD

Geriatric Medicine, Internal Medicine 12 years experience
550 Mount Prospect Ave Newark, NJ 07104


Dr. Suganthini Umakanthan MD

Geriatric Medicine, Internal Medicine 28 years experience
156 Lyons Ave Newark, NJ 07112


Dr. Lina Shihabuddin MD

Geriatric Medicine, Neurology

1.0 of 5

156 Lyons Ave Newark, NJ 07112

Cities with Geriatric Doctors

Click on any of the following 10 cities to find more geriatric doctors near Newark, NJ

The Vitals website is provided for your informational use only. Nothing contained or offered by, on or through Vitals should be construed as medical advice or relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Vitals does not recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider whose information or ratings appear on this website. We encourage you to read our full Terms of Service.