Senior Health Center - New Orleans, LA

New Orleans 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 New Orleans *
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  • 2

    Charles A. Cefalu
    LSU Health Sciences Center Geratric Medicine
    1542 Two Lane Ave Ste 423
    New Orleans, LA 70112
    (504) 568-4493

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

    Sheldon M. Hersh
    Hersh Medical Clinic Inc
    1301 Simon Bolivar Ave
    New Orleans, LA 70113
    (504) 723-5099

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

    Vernilyn N. Juan
    Crescent City Hematology & Oncology
    3525 Prytania St Ste 301
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 897-8118

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

    Thomas Reske
    LSU Health Care Network
    3700 Saint Charles Ave Fl 2
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 412-1366

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

    William S. Lacorte
    St John Medical Center
    519 Metairie Rd Ste 100
    Metairie, LA 70005
    (504) 838-6000

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

    Charles Simonson
    Charles Simonson MD
    1255 Avenue D
    Marrero, LA 70072
    (504) 347-5435

    • 41 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)
  • 8

    Susan M. Weyer
    Jencare Neighborhood Medical Center West Bank
    501 Lapalco Blvd
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504) 393-4395

    • 38 years experience
    • 1 office location(s)
  • 9

    Mohammed A. Sheikh
    Lake After Hours Hammond
    42205 Veterans Ave
    Hammond, LA 70403
    (985) 375-9979

    • 19 years experience
    • 2 office location(s)

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New Orleans, Louisiana

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Nearby New Orleans Hospitals
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  • 1
    Tulane University Hosp & Clnc
    1415 Tulane Ave
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70112
    (504) 588-526
  • 2
    Interim LSU Public Hospital
    2021 Perdido St
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70112
    (504) 903-300
  • 3
    Ochsner Baptist Medical Center
    2700 Napoleon Ave
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70115
    (504) 899-931
  • 4
    Touro Infirmary
    1401 Foucher St
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70115
    (504) 897-701
  • 5
    Community Care Hospital
    1421 General Taylor St
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70115
    (504) 899-250
  • 6
    Kindred Hospital New Orleans
    3601 Coliseum St
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70115
    (504) 899-155
  • 7
    Children's Hospital
    200 Henry Clay Ave
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70118
    (504) 899-951
  • 8
    Ochsner Medical Center
    1514 Jefferson Hwy
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70121
    (504) 842-300
  • 9
    Louisiana Specialty Hospital
    1111 Medical Center Blvd Ste 550
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70072
    (504) 349-247
  • 10
    West Jefferson Medical Center
    1101 Medical Center Blvd
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70072
    (504) 347-551
  • 11
    Ochsner Medical Ctr-West Bank
    2500 Belle Chasse Hwy
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70056
    (504) 392-313
  • 12
    Omega Hospital
    2525 Severn Ave
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70002
    (504) 832-420
  • 13
    United Med Hosp Of New Orleans
    3201 Wall Blvd
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70056
    (504) 433-555
  • 14
    Tulane Medical Center Lakeside
    4700 S I 10 Service Rd W
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70001
    (504) 780-828
  • 15
    East Jefferson General Hospital
    4200 Houma Blvd
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70006
    (504) 454-400
  • 16
    St Theresa's Hospital
    4200 Houma Blvd Fl 5
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70006
    (504) 780-304
  • 17
    River Oaks Hospital
    1525 River Oaks Rd W
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70123
    (504) 734-174
  • 18
    Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner
    180 W Esplanade Ave
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70065
    (504) 468-860
  • 19
    St Charles Parish Hospital
    1057 Paul Maillard Rd
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70070
    (985) 785-624
  • 20
    Southeast Louisiana Hospital
    23515 Highway 190
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70448
    (985) 626-630
  • 21
    River Parishes Hospital
    500 Rue De Sante
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70068
    (985) 652-700
  • 22
    Louisiana Heart Hospital
    64030 Highway 434
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70445
    (985) 690-750
  • 23
    Slidell Memorial Hospital
    1001 Gause Blvd
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70458
    (985) 280-220
  • 24
    Cypress Pointe Hospitals East
    989 Robert Blvd
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70458
    (985) 690-829
  • 25
    Ochsner Medical Ctr North Shore
    100 Medical Center Dr
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70461
    (985) 649-707
  • 26
    Lakeview Reg Med Cntr
    95 Judge Tanner Blvd
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70433
    (985) 867-380
  • 27
    Ochsner St Anne General Hosp
    4608 Highway 1
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70394
    (985) 537-684
  • 28
    North Shore Specialty Hospital
    20050 Crestwood Blvd
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70433
    (985) 875-752
  • 29
    Greenbriar Behavioral Health
    201 Greenbriar Blvd
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70433
    (985) 893-297

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