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 South can help you with a variety of needs, including:
Our South campus is the one of only a few places in Arizona you’ll find a staff specially trained in hospitalized older adults. Our Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE)-certified hospital means you’ll be treated by people recognized for understanding the finer points of geriatric medicine. And we're working with our Emergency department to build a senior emergency room to meet the unique needs of older adults and an acute care of elders unit at our South campus to reduce the complications of hospitalization for frail elders and promote safe discharge home.
The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.