What is a “Geriatrician” and Do I Need One?

As a caregiver to an older adult you are probably juggling multiple doctors, specialists, prescription drugs, tests and more. So the thought of adding another doctor to the mix probably doesn't seem like a good idea – yet it might be just what you are looking for. Just as a pediatrician tends to the needs of a child, a geriatrician is trained to care for the special needs of seniors. Join us as Dr. Vizcarra gives us valuable information to help you determine if seeking a geriatrician could be helpful for you.