Penn Medicine offers programs, treatment and planning geared towards the unique needs of older adults, with an emphasis on personal, compassionate care.
Our providers are specialty trained in aging wellness with attention to early diagnosis and effective treatment of conditions related to aging.
Penn Medicine understands the special needs of the aging population and our geriatric medicine physicians provide personal attention and convenience to this growing segment of the community.
We are committed to promoting wellness and improving the quality of life for our patients. This includes comprehensive geriatric assessment and coordination of care for patients facing changes in their physical, mental, emotional or residential status.
A home-like, specially designed mini-hospital where older adults receive care tailored to their needs
Providing the expertise and care of Penn Medicine physicians right to the home of older adult patients
The unified source for those age 65 and older seeking information about progressive memory loss
Evaluates and treats conditions that interfere with restful sleep, especially for older adult patients
Meet Penn's team of experts who specialize in geriatric medicine.
Congratulations to the 198 Penn physicians listed below who were included in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs™ 2017.
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