Senior Health Center - Decatur, AL

Decatur 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 Decatur *
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  • 2

    Russell T. Barr
    Russell T Barr MD
    1501 7th St SE Ste D
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 355-5315

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

    Donald E. Vollmer II
    Geriatrics Consulting Group
    166 E Main St
    Hendersonville, TN 37075
    (615) 822-3000

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

    John H. Wagner III
    Long Term Care Physician Services Inc
    401 Arnold St NE
    Cullman, AL 35055
    (256) 739-9593

    • 38 years experience
    • 2 office location(s)
  • 5

    Stephen B. Henderson
    Lakeshore Family Practice
    2308 Homer Clayton Dr
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256) 582-2581

    • 36 years experience
    • 2 office location(s)
  • 6

    Zaheer A. Khan
    Center For Elder Care
    3007 Memorial Pkwy SW Ste B1
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 799-2500

    • 39 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)
  • 7

    Julie E. Beard
    Center For Elder Care
    3007 Memorial Pkwy SW Ste B1
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 799-2500

    • 1 office location(s)
  • 8

    Larry W. Barnes
    Norris Creek Family Practice
    2330 Thornton Taylor Pkwy Ste A
    Fayetteville, TN 37334
    (931) 433-9900

    • 1 office location(s)

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Nearby Decatur Hospitals
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    Decatur General Hospital
    1201 7th St SE
    Decatur, Alabama 35601
    (256) 341-200
  • 2
    Decatur Morgan Hospital West
    2205 Beltline Rd SW
    Decatur, Alabama 35601
    (256) 341-200
  • 3
    Parkway Medical Center
    1874 Beltline Rd SW
    Decatur, Alabama 35601
    (256) 350-221
  • 4
    North Alabama Regional Hospital
    4218 US Highway 31 S
    Decatur, Alabama 35603
    (256) 560-220
  • 5
    Athens Limestone Hospital
    700 W Market St
    Decatur, Alabama 35611
    (256) 233-929
  • 6
    Bradford Health Services
    1600 Browns Ferry Rd
    Decatur, Alabama 35758
    (256) 461-727
  • 7
    Lawrence Medical Center
    202 Hospital St
    Decatur, Alabama 35650
    (256) 974-220
  • 8
    Crestwood Medical Center
    1 Hospital Dr SW Ofc
    Decatur, Alabama 35801
    (256) 429-400
  • 9
    Healthsouth Rehab Hosp
    107 Governors Dr SW
    Decatur, Alabama 35801
    (256) 535-230
  • 10
    Huntsville Hospital
    101 Sivley Rd SW
    Decatur, Alabama 35801
    (256) 265-100
  • 11
    Surgery Center Of Huntsville
    721 Madison St SE
    Decatur, Alabama 35801
    (256) 533-488
  • 12
    Huntsville Hospital For Women
    245 Governors Dr SW
    Decatur, Alabama 35801
    (256) 265-706
  • 13
    Cullman Regional Medical Center
    1912 Al Highway 157
    Decatur, Alabama 35058
    (256) 737-200

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