Geriatric Medicine at Penn
Penn understands the special needs of the aging
population and its geriatric medicine physicians
provide personal attention and convenience to this
growing segment of the community.
Penn geriatric medicine physicians are committed
to promoting wellness and improving the quality
of life for their patients. This includes comprehensive
geriatric assessment and development and
coordination of care planning for patients facing
changes in their physical, mental, emotional
or residential status.
Penn geriatric medicine providers are specialty
trained in aging wellness with attention to early
diagnosis and effective treatment of conditions
related to aging, including:
Ranked Highest in the Region
U.S. News & World Report ranked the Hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania-Penn Presbyterian the highest in the Philadelphia region for geriatric medicine. Read more to learn why HUP/PPMC is on the "Honor Roll" of Best Hospitals in America.