Alpharetta Geriatric Doctors
- 2 Board certified
- 7 Reviews
- Average rating is 2 stars
- Average wait time is 48.8 minutes
Top Geriatric Doctors in Alpharetta, GA
11810 Northfall Ln
Alpharetta, GA 30009
- Family Medicine
- Internal Medicine
- Geriatric Medicine
- 20 years experience
- 4 star hospital
- Board certified
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.
The area of Alpharetta, GA has a population of approximately 165,556 people. There are 2 geriatric doctors near Alpharetta, which gives it a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 82,778 residents or a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 30,015 households. There are 60,030 households in Alpharetta.