Senior Health Center - Brownsville, TX

Brownsville Geriatrician Doctors for Senior Health

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 Brownsville *
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  • 2

    Joey A. Ugalino
    Brownsville Comm Hlth Ctr
    191 E Price Rd
    Brownsville, TX 78521
    (956) 548-7400

    • 21 years experience
    • 2 office location(s)
  • 3

    Homero O. Aguilar
    Homero O Aguilar MD
    321 S 13th St
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 423-0165

    • 40 years experience
    • 2 office location(s)
  • 4

    Rolando Longoria
    Rio Grande Valley Adult & Geriatric Medicine
    902 S Airport Dr Ste 4
    Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 969-8877

    • 3 office location(s)
  • 5

    Jessica M. Ochoa
    San Benito Adult & Geriatric Medicine
    151 E US Highway 77
    San Benito, TX 78586
    (956) 361-4558

    • 1 office location(s)
  • 6

    Pedro E. McDougal
    RGV Adult Internal Medicine
    1010 James St Ste B
    Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 968-1621

    • 2 office location(s)
  • 7

    Jose E. Lares
    Rio Grande Valley Adult & Geriatric Medicine
    902 S Airport Dr Ste 4
    Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 969-8877

    • 2 office location(s)
  • 8

    Yaneth Salinas
    RGV Adult Internal Medicine
    1010 James St Ste B
    Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 968-1621

    • 1 office location(s)
  • 9

    George Cantu
    George Cantu MD
    182 E Kimball Ave
    Raymondville, TX 78580
    (956) 689-2225

    • 1 office location(s)
  • 10

    Antonio Wong
    Gutierrez & Wong Medical Center
    122 W Champion St
    Edinburg, TX 78539
    (956) 287-1207

    • 1 office location(s)
  • 11

    Alvaro M. Giraldo
    Alvaro M Giraldo MD
    1200 E Savannah Ave Ste 13
    McAllen, TX 78503
    (956) 668-0974

    • 1 office location(s)

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Nearby Brownsville Hospitals
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  • 1
    Valley Baptist Medical Center
    1040 W Jefferson St
    Brownsville, Texas 78520
    (956) 544-140
  • 2
    Solara Hospital Brownsville
    333 Lorenaly Dr
    Brownsville, Texas 78526
    (956) 546-080
  • 3
    Valley Regional Medical Center
    100 E Alton Gloor Blvd Ste 100A
    Brownsville, Texas 78526
    (956) 350-700
  • 4
    Brownsville Doctors Hospital
    4750 N Expressway
    Brownsville, Texas 78526
    (956) 554-200
  • 5
    Solara Hospital Harlingen
    508 Victoria Ln
    Brownsville, Texas 78550
    (956) 425-960
  • 6
    Harlingen Medical Center
    5501 S Expressway 77
    Brownsville, Texas 78550
    (956) 365-100
  • 7
    Valley Baptist Medical Center
    2101 Pease St
    Brownsville, Texas 78550
    (956) 389-110
  • 8
    Rio Grande State Center
    1401 S Rangerville Rd
    Brownsville, Texas 78552
    (956) 364-800
  • 9
    Knapp Medical Center
    1401 E 8th St
    Brownsville, Texas 78596
    (956) 968-856

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