Many seniors worry that health concerns might prevent them from remaining independent and participating in their favorite activities. Geriatrics care can keep you feeling fit and healthy and help you manage any medical concerns. Praveen Bolarum, MD, and the team at Primary Care Associates of Maryland has the expertise to provide exceptional geriatrics services to men and women in their golden years. Primary Care Associates of Maryland offers geriatrics at two locations in Frederick - on Thomas Johnson Drive and Urbana Pike - and another in Clarksburg, Maryland. To learn more, call the clinic nearest you or request an appointment online.
Geriatrics focuses on the health and wellness of adults over the age of 50. Older adults have specific health needs, and certain diseases affect seniors differently than younger people.
The primary goals of geriatric care include promoting overall health, maintaining mobility, and preventing and treating disability and disease. Studies show that good geriatric care can extend your life expectancy and help you remain independent in your senior years.
The team at Primary Care Associates of Maryland has specialized training in geriatric medicine and provides outstanding preventive care, diagnosis, and treatment of a wide range of geriatric conditions.
The experts at Primary Care Associates of Maryland provide care for a variety of conditions, such as:
Your provider at Primary Care Associates of Maryland can refer you to medical specialists, physical therapists, nutritionists, and other professionals for comprehensive geriatrics services. And your provider works with your specialist to provide high-quality, coordinated geriatric care.
To keep you feeling your best and to provide accurate diagnosis and treatment for any geriatric conditions that do arise, the team at Primary Care Associates of Maryland offers a range of geriatrics services, such as:
Your provider at Primary Care Associates of Maryland can also help you make lifestyle changes that promote wellness and keep you feeling robust and healthy.
The experienced team at Primary Care Associates of Maryland recommends that older adults give special attention to the following:
Senior exercise classes, recreational centers, and social groups offer resources designed to meet the needs of older adults. Your provider can give you more information to help you remain active and independent throughout your golden years.
For more information about geriatric care for yourself or someone you love, schedule a consultation at Primary Care Associates of Maryland. Call the clinic nearest you, or make an appointment online today.