Senior Health Center - Corpus Christi, TX

Corpus Christi 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 Corpus Christi *

  • 2

    Michael A. Centeno
    MCCI Medical Group
    800 N Shoreline Blvd Ste 1400S
    Corpus Christi, TX 78401
    (361) 904-0820

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

    Andres J. Bonelli
    Andres Bonelli MD
    1521 S Staples St Ste 403
    Corpus Christi, TX 78404
    (361) 882-1917

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

    Jack H. Brackin
    Gulfside Medical Clinic
    1209 Highway 35 N Ste A
    Rockport, TX 78382
    (361) 729-9811

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

    Jerome K. Hemmert
    Kingsville Medical Center
    227 W Kleberg Ave
    Kingsville, TX 78363
    (361) 592-6451

    • 34 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)

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Corpus Christi, Texas

Corpus Christi is a coastal city in the South Texas region of the U.S. state of Texas. The county seat of Nueces County, it also extends into Aransas, Kleberg, and San Patricio counties. It is the principal city of the three-county Corpus Christi Metropolitan Statistical Area as well as the larger Corpus Christi-Kingsville Combined Statistical Area. The translation from Latin of the city's name is Body of Christ, given to the settlement by the Spanish, in honor of the Blessed Sacrament (Eucharist). The city has been nicknamed The Sparkling City by the Sea, particularly in literature promoting tourism. The city is home to the Naval Air Station Corpus Christi and is served by the Corpus Christi International Airport.

Senior Health (Successful Aging)

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Emergency Contact for Corpus Christi

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Nearby Corpus Christi Hospitals

  • 1
    Corpus Christi Specialty Hosp
    1310 3rd St
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78404
    (361) 888-432
  • 2
    Christus Spohn Hosp Shoreline
    600 Elizabeth St
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78404
    (361) 881-300
  • 3
    Christus Spohn Memorial Hosp
    2606 Hospital Blvd
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78405
    (361) 902-400
  • 4
    Corpus Christi Medical Center
    3315 S Alameda St
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78411
    (361) 857-140
  • 5
    Driscoll Children's Hospital
    3533 S Alameda St
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78411
    (361) 694-500
  • 6
    Christus Spohn Hospital South
    5950 Saratoga Blvd
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78414
    (361) 985-500
  • 7
    Corpus Christi Medical Center
    7002 Williams Dr
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78412
    (361) 761-512
  • 8
    Corpus Christi Medical Center
    7101 S Padre Island Dr
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78412
    (361) 761-120
  • 9
    Northwest Regional Hospital
    13725 Northwest Blvd Ofc
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78410
    (361) 857-140
  • 10
    Care Regional Medical Center
    1711 W Wheeler Ave
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78336
    (361) 758-858
  • 11
    Christus Spohn Hospital Kleberg
    1311 General Cavazos Blvd
    Corpus Christi, Texas 78363
    (361) 595-166

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