Bedford Geriatric Doctors
- 2 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 5 Reviews
- Average rating is 3.3 stars
- Average wait time is 21.3 minutes
Top Geriatric Doctors in Bedford, TX
4351 Booth Calloway Rd
North Richland Hills, TX 76180
- Internal Medicine
- Family Medicine - Geriatric Medicine
- 18 years experience
- Bridges To Excellence
- 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 Bedford, TX has a population of approximately 46,885 people. There are 2 geriatric doctors near Bedford, which gives it a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 23,443 residents or a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 10,487 households. There are 20,973 households in Bedford.