What is a Senior Health / Geriatric Consultation?
The consultation is a comprehensive assessment by a physician specializing in Geriatric Medicine of a new or existing problem being experienced by a patient age 65 or older. The goal of the consultation is to provide the patient and patient’s caregiver with an independent, in-depth assessment of a specific condition or general concern, A review of the patient’s current plan, Advice about evaluation and management of the situation and If appropriate, additional tests for further evaluation.
Meet our Expert:
Dr. Phani Sree MD, is a US Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics & Palliative care and Chief Medical Officer at SuVitas. She brings her global Experience and medical expertise to ensure the delivery of quality health care Services. A Graduate from Gandhi medical college and PG in Internal Medicines and fellowship in Geriatric Medicine from Wayne State University(USA). Also been awarded “Telangana State Government International Women’s Day'” award in 2016 for exemplary medical services in Palliative & hospice care and “Devi Award” by New Indian Express for medical services.
We offer consultation about specific medical problems such as:
- Memory Problems
- Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias
- Neurological Problems
- Falls/Difficulties with Walking
- Unexpected Weight Loss
- Change in Mood or Behavior
- Difficulties with Personal Care/Managing at Home
- We also offer evaluations for patients who are experiencing increasing physical, cognitive or social frailty.