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Altoona Geriatrician Doctors for Alzheimer's Disease Patient Caregiver Guide

Type of Physician: Geriatrician

What is a Geriatrician? A subspecialty certification by the Board of Internal Medicine or Family Practice; practitioners have special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of illness in the elderly. These specialists care for geriatric patients in the patient's home, the medical office, in nursing homes, and in the hospital. Geriatricians are trained to recognize the unusual presentations of illness and drug interactions, to utilize resources such as community social services, and to assist with special ethical issues in the care of the elderly.

Specialty: Geriatric Medicine

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Geriatrician Doctors in Altoona *

  • 2

    Asha L. Swain
    Asha L Swain MD
    1200 11th St
    Altoona, PA 16601
    (814) 943-8909

    • 40 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)
  • 3

    Joseph E. Wieczorek
    J Eric Wieczorek MD
    456 Locust St
    Sidman, PA 15955
    (814) 487-5721

    • 34 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)
  • 4

    William J. Paronish
    Northern Cambria Medical Center
    1106 Bigler Ave
    Northern Cambria, PA 15714
    (814) 948-4560

    • 33 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)
  • 5

    Paul J. Donrovich
    Paul J Donrovich MD
    401 12th St
    Windber, PA 15963
    (814) 467-0005

    • 40 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)

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Emergency Contact for Altoona

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Nearby Altoona Hospitals

  • 1
    Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hosp
    20005 Valley View Blvd
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16602
    (814) 944-353
  • 2
    Altoona Regional Health System
    620 Howard Ave
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601
    (814) 889-201
  • 3
    Altoona Regional Hospital
    620 Howard Ave
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601
    (814) 946-201
  • 4
    James E Van Zandt VA Med Ctr
    2907 Pleasant Valley Blvd
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16602
    (814) 943-816
  • 5
    Federal Correctional Facility
    772 Saint Joseph St
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 15940
    (814) 472-414
  • 6
    Nason Hospital
    105 Nason Dr
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16673
    (814) 224-214
  • 7
    Cove Forge Behavioral Health
    202 Cove Forge Rd
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16693
    (814) 832-213
  • 8
    Tyrone Hospital
    187 Hospital Dr
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16686
    (814) 684-125
  • 9
    Miners Medical Center
    290 Haida Ave
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16646
    (814) 247-310
  • 10
    JC Blair Memorial Hospital
    1225 Warm Springs Ave
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16652
    (814) 643-229
  • 11
    Memorial Medical Ctr-Downtown
    320 Main St
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 15901
    (814) 533-012
  • 12
    Select Specialty Hospital
    320 Main St Fl 3
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 15901
    (814) 534-730
  • 13
    Windber Medical Center
    600 Somerset Ave
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 15963
    (814) 467-661
  • 14
    Conemaugh Memorial Hospital
    1086 Franklin St
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 15905
    (814) 534-900
  • 15
    UPMC Bedford Memorial
    10455 Lincoln Hwy
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 15537
    (814) 623-616
  • 16
    Mount Nittany Medical Center
    1800 E Park Ave
    Altoona, Pennsylvania 16803
    (814) 231-700

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