Senior Health Center - Huntsville, AL

Huntsville 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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Doctors in Huntsville *
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    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)
  • 2

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

    • 1 office location(s)
  • 3

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

    • 2 office location(s)
  • 4

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

    • 2 office location(s)
  • 5

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

    • 1 office location(s)
  • 6

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

    • 2 office location(s)
  • 7

    Malavika K. Shah
    Norris Creek Family Practice
    2330 Thornton Taylor Pkwy Ste A
    Fayetteville, TN 37334
    (931) 433-9900

    • 1 office location(s)

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Huntsville, Alabama

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Emergency Contact for Huntsville

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Nearby Huntsville Hospitals
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    Surgery Center Of Huntsville
    721 Madison St SE
    Huntsville, Alabama 35801
    (256) 533-488
  • 2
    Huntsville Hospital
    101 Sivley Rd SW
    Huntsville, Alabama 35801
    (256) 265-100
  • 3
    Healthsouth Rehab Hosp
    107 Governors Dr SW
    Huntsville, Alabama 35801
    (256) 535-230
  • 4
    Huntsville Hospital For Women
    245 Governors Dr SW
    Huntsville, Alabama 35801
    (256) 265-706
  • 5
    Crestwood Medical Center
    1 Hospital Dr SW Ofc
    Huntsville, Alabama 35801
    (256) 429-400
  • 6
    Bradford Health Services
    1600 Browns Ferry Rd
    Huntsville, Alabama 35758
    (256) 461-727
  • 7
    Athens Limestone Hospital
    700 W Market St
    Huntsville, Alabama 35611
    (256) 233-929
  • 8
    Decatur General Hospital
    1201 7th St SE
    Huntsville, Alabama 35601
    (256) 341-200
  • 9
    North Alabama Regional Hospital
    4218 US Highway 31 S
    Huntsville, Alabama 35603
    (256) 560-220
  • 10
    Parkway Medical Center
    1874 Beltline Rd SW
    Huntsville, Alabama 35601
    (256) 350-221
  • 11
    Decatur Morgan Hospital West
    2205 Beltline Rd SW
    Huntsville, Alabama 35601
    (256) 341-200
  • 12
    Marshall Medical Center North
    8000 Al Highway 69
    Huntsville, Alabama 35976
    (256) 571-800
  • 13
    Highlands Medical Center
    380 Woods Cove Rd
    Huntsville, Alabama 35768
    (256) 259-444
  • 14
    Lincoln Medical Center
    106 Medical Center Blvd
    Huntsville, Alabama 37334
    (931) 438-110

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