Why travel from Ashburn VA for geriatrics care? Research indicates geriatrics patients in your area may benefit from quality outcomes in San Diego, CA.
Senior Medicine: Primary Care for Older Adults
As your body ages, your health care needs change. It’s important to work with a physician who has special training in keeping older adults healthy. Our DestinationCare geriatrics program has been ranked among the nation’s top 50 programs for geriatrics care by U.S. News & World Report.
Our senior medicine internists have certifications in geriatrics and provide general health care for patients age 65 and older, including:
- Primary care
- Health maintenance
- Diagnostic evaluations
- Acute and chronic care
- Medical consultations
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