Senior Health Center - Des Moines, IA

Des Moines 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

Common Name:

Geriatrician Doctors in Des Moines *

Mercy Capital Internal Med Clin
Louise M Convery
1350 Des Moines St Ste 100
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 643-0880

Mercy Capital Internal Med Clin
Darrel E Devick
1350 Des Moines St Ste 100
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 643-0880

Mercy Capital Internal Med Clin
Leatrice A Olson
1350 Des Moines St Ste 100
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 643-0880

Mercy Clinics Geriatric Svs
Robert D Conner
1540 High St Ste 101
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 643-0690

Mercy Clinics Geriatric Svs
Debra A Studer
1540 High St Ste 101
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 643-0690

Healthy Aging & Memory Center
Robert L Bender
1300 50th St Ste 104
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515) 224-4100

Family Practice Clinic PLC
Linda J Robinson
125 School St
Carlisle, IA 50047
(515) 989-3221

Mobile Medical Professionals
Cynthia R Christensen
1325 NE 31st St
Ankeny, IA 50021
(515) 279-1959

Mobile Medical Professionals
Ben A Collins
1325 NE 31st St
Ankeny, IA 50021
(515) 279-1959

Mobile Medical Professionals
Patricia Russell
1325 NE 31st St
Ankeny, IA 50021
(515) 279-1959

Goshorn Psychiatry Services
Cindy Goshorn
410 E Robinson St Ste A2
Knoxville, IA 50138
(641) 205-3100

Mcfarland Clinic PC
Wendy Paca
510 Bank St
Webster City, IA 50595
(515) 832-6700

Iowa Health Phys Intrnl Medcn
Brian N Quinn
1005 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 104
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-4594

Des Moines, Iowa

Senior Health (Successful Aging)

What are some common facts about health in seniors?

  • As people get older, physiological changes occur in their body as a natural part of aging.
  • Physical changes due to aging can occur in almost every organ and can affect...

Emergency Contact for Des Moines

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Nearby Des Moines Hospitals *

Iowa Lutheran Hospital
700 E University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316

Mercy Medical Center Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314

Blank Children's Hospital
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309

Iowa Methodist Medical Center
1200 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA 50309

Broadlawns Medical Center
1801 Hickman Rd
Des Moines, IA 50314

VA Central Iowa Medical Center
3600 30th St
Des Moines, IA 50310

Mercy Franklin Center
1818 48th St
Des Moines, IA 50310

5406 Merle Hay Rd
Johnston, IA 50131

Mercy Medical Center West Lakes
1755 59th Pl
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Methodist West Hospital
1660 60th St
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Woodward Resource Center
1251 334th St
Woodward, IA 50276

Madison County Memorial Hosp
300 W Hutchings St
Winterset, IA 50273

Dallas County Hospital
610 10th St
Perry, IA 50220

Story County Medical Center
640 S 19th St
Nevada, IA 50201

Skiff Medical Center
204 N 4th Ave E
Newton, IA 50208

Mary Greeley Medical Center
1111 Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010

Knoxville Hospital & Clinics
1002 S Lincoln St
Knoxville, IA 50138

Boone County Hospital
1015 Union St
Boone, IA 50036

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