A Geriatrician specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of general medical conditions that affect people of old age.
You may wish to see a Geriatrician if you have a condition related to ageing or unexplained symptoms such as forgetfulness, falls or dizziness. Geriatricians can request a wide range of specialist investigations. Common conditions which Geriatricians treat include Alzheimer’s dementia, dementia, urinary incontinence and Parkinson’s disease.
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