Aging is an unavoidable fact of life. As the years pass and we get older, our bodies begin to show the inevitable results of wear and tear.
You need to change how you approach your health maintenance routine as you acquire the typical collection of age-related problems. The habits and medical care that kept you in top form throughout your life need to change with your body.
Becoming a senior citizen means you need a physician that knows how to make sure you keep a good quality of life well into your later years.
You need to change your regular doctor for a geriatric specialist. A geriatrician will have the experience and training to catch potential health problems early. Early diagnosis often means a much better outcome.
Seniors in Surprise, Arizona can read this hospital guide to get an idea of what geriatric care services are available near them.
There are many ways to judge the quality of a medical services provider. The easiest way is to use a rating/ranking list compiled by a respected source.
The U.S. News and World Report ranks hospitals nationally and regionally across the U.S. with a search based section on their website.
The Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center is rated high-performing by U.S. News and World Report in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, heart failure, and hip replacement.
The Hospital treats a wide range of neurological conditions, including problems of the brain, spine, and nervous system. They also provide medical services for Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, stroke, brain tumors, spinal cord injuries and concussions.
Banner Pulmonology Health Clinics and Banner Health Centers offer treatment for lung and breathing conditions. The respiratory care team provides services that include:
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Banner Boswell Medical Center has a comprehensive range of medical services such as neuroscience and stroke, diabetes treatment, geriatrics, kidney, pulmonary, and asthma.
At Banner Boswell Medical Center, they have a caring geriatric services program. The geriatric specialists can help you with many different needs:
Banner Boswell Medical Center Staff are specially trained in caring for hospitalized senior citizens. They are a "Our Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE)" certified hospital, so you can be sure that the staff thoroughly understand geriatric care.
You can conduct your search for a geriatrician both online and offline. Why not start by asking friends and family if they’ve already found someone good?
You can search the internet and visit the websites of different hospitals and look over the directories of geriatric specialists, though this can be time-consuming. There are online search tools specifically for medical care that could save you time.
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