Hospice & Palliative Specialists in Albuquerque, NM

Hospice care & Palliative medicine specialists focus their practice on pain management, symptom relief and qualify-of-life treatments to relieve the suffering of terminally ill patients. These doctors have specialized expertise in the treatment of patients with serious illnesses, advanced diseases and conditions resulting from catastrophic injury. Though often they work within hospice settings, they prevent and alleviate suffering appropriate at any age and stage of disease and can work alongside practitioners providing curative treatments.

Hospice care & Palliative medicine focuses on depression, pain, fatigue, constipation, nausea, shortness of breath, loss of appetite and difficulty sleeping, among other conditions. They also alleviate psychosocial distress and other stressors that accompany terminal illnesses. They are skilled in guiding families through legal and ethical decision-making in end-of-life care and can address spiritual issues at these times. By coordinating care across settings by improving communication among providers, they improve access to information for families so that they understand the patient's condition and treatment options.

There are 9 Hospice & Palliative Specialists in Albuquerque, NM.

Select a Hospice & Palliative Specialist below for more details.

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Dr. Jayne Mccormick MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine 22 years experience
1100 Central Ave SE Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Dr. Nancy Guinn MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Family Medicine 21 years experience
8100 Constitution Pl NE Albuquerque, NM 87110

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Dr. Francesco Standoli MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine 21 years experience

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5850 Eubank Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87111

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Dr. Carlos Hernandez-Torres MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine 8 years experience
1100 Central Ave SE Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Dr. John Liljestrand MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine 25 years experience
8300 Constitution Ave NE Albuquerque, NM 87110

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Dr. Emily Tarver MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Emergency Medicine 10 years experience
1100 Central Ave SE Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Dr. Kathy Ligon MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Internal Medicine 10 years experience
8300 Constitution Ave NE Albuquerque, NM 87110

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Dr. Tamara Goodman MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine 14 years experience
1316 California St NE Albuquerque, NM 87110

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Dr. Frank Ralls MD

Sleep Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine 23 years experience
1101 Medical Arts Ave NE Albuquerque, NM 87102

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