It’s no secret. Everyone gets older. At some point, you might be ready for a doctor who specializes in the finer aspects aging. Our geriatric specialists can help you maintain your health, independence and quality of life.
Learn more about geriatric services near you.
In the Tucson area, you’re in good hands for a variety of geriatric needs. The caring geriatric specialists at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson can help you with a variety of needs, including:
You’ll also find our geriatric fracture program, which focuses on seniors’ bone health and fracture repair. Geriatric and orthopedic specialists work together to help prevent falls because 10 to 15 percent of falls by seniors result in fractures. To accomplish this, our team works with you to develop a bone-health regimen and design a safety plan.
Fractures happen. But, our team is able to help you recover as quickly as possible. We help you get moving again, manage your pain and give you any physical therapy you might need. We do this to help you avoid any complications that may arise.
The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.