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Lubbock 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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Lubbock, Texas

Lubbock is an American city in the state of Texas. Located in the northwestern part of the state, a region known historically as the Llano Estacado, it is the county seat of Lubbock County, and the home of Texas Tech University. Lubbock's nickname is the "Hub City" which derives from being the economic, education, and health care hub of a multi-county region commonly called the South Plains. The area is the largest contiguous cotton-growing region in the world and is heavily dependent on irrigation water drawn from the Ogallala Aquifer.

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Emergency Contact for Lubbock

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  • Police (919) 996-3335
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Nearby Lubbock Hospitals

  • 1
    University Medical Center
    602 Indiana Ave
    Lubbock, Texas 79415
    (806) 775-820
  • 2
    Covenant Medical Center
    3615 19th St
    Lubbock, Texas 79410
    (806) 725-101
  • 3
    Covenant Specialty Hospital
    3815 20th St
    Lubbock, Texas 79410
    (806) 725-920
  • 4
    Covenant Medical Ctr Lakeside
    4000 24th St
    Lubbock, Texas 79410
    (806) 725-000
  • 5
    Sunrise Canyon Hospital
    1950 Aspen Ave
    Lubbock, Texas 79404
    (806) 740-142
  • 6
    Grace Medical Center
    2412 50th St
    Lubbock, Texas 79412
    (806) 788-400
  • 7
    Lubbock Heart Hospital
    4810 N Loop 289
    Lubbock, Texas 79416
    (806) 687-777
  • 8
    Southwest Regional Spec Hosp
    4302 Princeton St
    Lubbock, Texas 79415
    (806) 767-913
  • 9
    Covenant Hospital Levelland
    1900 College Ave
    Lubbock, Texas 79336
    (806) 894-496
  • 10
    Lynn County Hospital District
    2600 Lockwood St
    Lubbock, Texas 79373
    (806) 998-453

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