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Geriatric Medicine: A Young Specialty

What exactly is a geriatrician? I’m 70 years old—should I be seeing one?

A geriatrician is a primary care physician—typically a family physician or internist—whose practice is dedicated to older patients, often those who are at least 65 years old. But there’s no set age for seein...

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