University Geriatricians is the most comprehensive program of its kind in the area providing care for the needs of older people. It is comprised of a team of compassionate specialists who dedicate themselves to geriatric medical issues.
The team administers ongoing care when necessary, offers outpatient consultation services, and operates clinical services for the Alzheimers Disease Assistance Center of Central New York. The program provides patients and their families with a complete range of services including evaluation of the older adults medical, functional, cognitive and psychosocial problems.
In collaboration with the patients primary care physician, a holistic family approach is developed to assist family members in making various medical decisions in the care for their loved one.
This program can benefit a wide variety of seniors, including those who suffer from general frailty, chronic pain, falling, incontinence, memory loss, multiple chronic illnesses, and much more.
LinkAges is a new program at Upstate Medical University's College of Medicine, funded thru the Geriatric Program Fund, intended to improve geriatric care by advancing student-patient relationships. More >
If you are grateful for the care a loved one has received or is receiving from University Geriatricians, please consider supporting the Geriatric Program Fund at the Upstate Medical University Foundation, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation established to provide avenues of receipt for private contributions. Your gift will be used exclusively to enhance geriatric care at Upstate Medical University.