Find a Physician for Primary or Specialty Care
All older adults should have a primary care physician (internist, family practitioner, geriatrician) who is interested in their special needs and can refer them to subspecialists when necessary.
There are many factors to consider when choosing a physician. The National Institute on Aging has some helpful suggestions (PDF Format) .
The North Shore-LIJ Health System has a wide range of physicians in every specialty and location in our region.