Bowling Green Geriatric Doctors
- 2 Board certified
- 7 Reviews
- Average rating is 3 stars
- Average wait time is 19.6 minutes
Top Geriatric Doctors in Bowling Green, KY
1110 Wilkinson Trce
Bowling Green, KY 42103
- Internal Medicine
- Geriatric Medicine
- Board certified
- Short wait time
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 Bowling Green, KY has a population of approximately 104,282 people. There are 2 geriatric doctors near Bowling Green, which gives it a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 52,141 residents or a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 20,065 households. There are 40,130 households in Bowling Green.