Our Clinical Associates geriatrician (geriatrics physician) understands the nuances of treating older patients, from addressing their different physiological makeup to tackling common aging issues such as Alzheimer's disease, arthritis, dementia, heart disease, high cholesterol, hypertension (high blood pressure), osteoporoses, and thyroid disease. As with all of our physicians, our Clinical Associates geriatrics physician may refer patients to our on-site phlebotomy and laboratory services and our state-of-the-art Dexascan bone density tests.
Fifty may be the new thirty, but not for long. While seniors currently account for 12 percent of the U.S. population, that percentage is ever-increasing as the baby boomer generation reaches retirement age. Although finding a physician who specializes in geriatric medicine isn't easy, it is significant in terms of the quality of one's medical care.
Our Clinical Associates geriatrics physician is:
At Clinical Associates, we treat the following conditions and more:
Mohammed Ahmed, M.D.
- Alzheimer’s disease
- High cholesterol
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- Thyroid disease