The Department of Geriatric Medicine at Cleveland Clinic Florida specializes in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of elderly patients with complex medical conditions.
The Geriatric Medicine team at Cleveland Clinic Florida understands the psychological and physiological issues associated with growing older. The multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, social workers and occupational therapists and other medical professionals is committed to preserving the independence and dignity of their patients while providing the latest treatments and comprehensive services. The team’s goal is to achieve the best-possible health outcome, maximize independence and preserve quality of life for geriatric patients.
The Department of Geriatric Medicine offers treatment for the full spectrum of geriatric issues, including:
- Unsteady gait and falls
- Urinary and fecal incontinence
- Forgetfulness and dementia
- Pressure ulcers
- Functional decline and need for assistance in daily tasks
- Management of polypharmacy (multiple medications)
- Pain management
For more information, please call 866.293.7866. To schedule an appointment, please call 877.463.2010.