Geriatric Medicine - Norton Healthcare Louisville, Ky.

Nov 19, 2018
Health Equity

About Norton Community Medical Associates

Welcome to Norton Community Medical Associates, a trusted healthcare provider in the Louisville, Kentucky area. As a team of dedicated medical professionals, we are committed to delivering high-quality and personalized care to our patients. We specialize in various medical specialties, and one of our key areas of expertise is Geriatric Medicine.

Understanding Geriatric Medicine

Geriatric Medicine focuses on the medical care and management of older adults. With advancements in healthcare and an aging population, geriatric medicine has become increasingly important in addressing the unique healthcare needs of older individuals. Our team of highly skilled physicians, nurses, and specialists are well-equipped to provide comprehensive care tailored to each patient's specific needs.

Comprehensive Geriatric Medicine Services

At Norton Community Medical Associates, we offer a wide range of geriatric medicine services to promote healthy aging and enhance the overall well-being of our patients. Our services include:

  • Geriatric Assessments: Our experienced medical professionals perform thorough assessments to evaluate the physical, mental, and social aspects of aging. This helps us identify any health concerns, develop personalized care plans, and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Chronic Disease Management: Many older adults live with chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, or arthritis. Our team is experienced in managing these conditions and creating individualized treatment plans to optimize health and quality of life.
  • Falls Prevention: Falls are a common concern among older adults and can lead to serious injuries. We provide risk assessments, education, and strategies to minimize the risk of falls and improve overall safety.
  • Dementia Care: Our specialists understand the complexities of dementia and offer comprehensive care tailored to the unique needs of patients with cognitive decline. We provide support for both patients and their families.
  • Palliative Care: We believe in providing compassionate and holistic care to individuals with serious illnesses. Our palliative care team focuses on improving quality of life, managing symptoms, and providing emotional support.
  • Medication Management: Older adults often take multiple medications, which can lead to complications and interactions. Our experts ensure proper medication management, including reviewing medication lists, adjusting dosages, and monitoring for potential side effects.
  • Healthy Aging Strategies: We emphasize preventive care and offer personalized strategies for healthy aging. This includes recommendations for maintaining a balanced diet, engaging in regular exercise, managing stress, and more.

Why Choose Norton Community Medical Associates for Geriatric Medicine?

When it comes to geriatric medicine, Norton Community Medical Associates stands out for several reasons:

  • Expertise: Our dedicated team of medical professionals has extensive experience in geriatric medicine and stays up-to-date with the latest advancements in the field.
  • Collaborative Approach: We believe in a collaborative approach to care, working closely with patients, their families, and other healthcare providers to develop personalized treatment plans.
  • Compassionate Care: We understand the unique challenges older adults may face physically, mentally, and emotionally. Our team provides compassionate and supportive care to enhance overall well-being.
  • Continuity of Care: With Norton Community Medical Associates, you can expect ongoing care and support throughout the aging journey. We are committed to building long-term relationships with our patients.
  • Convenient Locations: We have multiple locations throughout Louisville, making it easier for patients to access our geriatric medicine services.

Contact Us Today

If you or a loved one are in need of geriatric medicine services in the Louisville, Kentucky area, look no further than Norton Community Medical Associates. Our team is dedicated to providing exceptional care that addresses the unique healthcare needs of older adults. Contact us today to schedule a consultation or learn more about our services.

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