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Quality, compassionate geriatric care
Our geriatric medicine specialists are here to provide the care you or an aging loved one may need. Services include diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic problems, evaluations for memory disorders, health screenings and more.

We understand your needs

The geriatric population is an important and growing part of our community, and the Division of Geriatric Medicine is dedicated to looking out for them and their families. Our skilled and compassionate physicians are board certified in internal and geriatric medicine, and our certified social workers and social services make sure you get all the help you need, including information regarding insurance, Medicare or Medicaid.

Our services

We offer expertise in the assessment, care and ongoing management of conditions affecting aging patients and their caregivers, including:

  • Comprehensive evaluations for Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders
  • Coordination of referrals for specialty services
  • Diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic problems
  • Evaluation of geriatric patients' medications and their interactions
  • Health screenings for common problems in geriatric patients, such as diabetes, hypertension, heart problems, osteoporosis, arthritis, memory loss, depression and confusion

Our service locations

Hospital-based geriatric centers are located at both the North and South campuses of Staten Island University Hospital:

North
242 Mason Avenue
Wednesdays 1pm-4pm
Thursdays 1pm-4pm
Appointments: (718) 226-6323 or (718) 226-3968

South
375 Seguine Avenue
Mondays 1pm-4pm
Appointments: (718) 226-2515 or (718) 226-3968

Geriatric Consultation Center
500 Seaview Avenue, (718) 351-8100

Geriatric Psychiatry
450 Seaview Avenue, (718) 226-8100

Director

Director of Service - Director of Geriatric Medicine of Medicine - Geriatric Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital

Specialties: Geriatric Medicine, Internal Medicine