North Las Vegas Geriatric Doctors
- 1 Board certified
- 3 Reviews
- Average rating is 3.5 stars
- Average wait time is 40 minutes
Top Geriatric Doctors in North Las Vegas, NV
10410 S Eastern Ave
Henderson, NV 89052
- Internal Medicine
- Geriatric Medicine
- Internal Medicine - Hospice & Palliative Medicine
- Adult Medicine
- 21 years experience
- 4 star hospital
- Board certified
- Completed fellowship
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 North Las Vegas, NV has a population of approximately 214,518 people. There are 2 geriatric doctors near North Las Vegas, which gives it a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 107,259 residents or a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 32,869 households. There are 65,737 households in North Las Vegas.