Pearland Geriatric Doctors
- 2 Board certified
- 2 Award winners
- 16 Reviews
- Average rating is 3.5 stars
- Average wait time is 22.9 minutes
Top Geriatric Doctors in Pearland, TX
10979 Shadow Creek Parkway Suite 270
Pearland, TX 77584
- Internal Medicine
- Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
- Geriatric Medicine
- 11 years experience
- Bridges To Excellence
- 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 Pearland, TX has a population of approximately 112,611 people. There are 2 geriatric doctors near Pearland, which gives it a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 56,306 residents or a ratio of 1 geriatric doctor per 19,354 households. There are 38,707 households in Pearland.