Geriatric Care Specialist in Bend, OR

At High Lakes Health Care, we understand that maintaining an independent lifestyle is important to many of our patients. That’s why our doctors bring you solutions for:

  • Screening for age-related physical conditions
  • Preventative health screening
  • Counseling
  • Activity Planning
  • Risk Assessments for:
    • Falls
    • Psychological Status
    • Nutrition
    • Immunization
  • Screenings for:
    • Colon Cancer
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
  • Evaluations for:
    • Osteoporosis
    • Hormonal imbalance
    • High Blood Pressure
    • Diabetes
    • Prostate Conditions

We work closely with several high-quality local specialists for management of cancers, blood disorders, heart conditions, and more.

Should I See a Geriatric Specialist?Preventative measures are always more effective than reactive measures. It’s important to maintain your health at all ages, but when you are approaching retirement, it’s time to closely examine your health. Preventing falls, injuries, and health-related conditions can be easy with proper screening for vision, hearing, balance, and wellness. It’s important to take steps to prevent fractures by treating Osteoporosis and physical therapeutic conditioning.Why Choose High Lakes Health Care for Geriatric Care?The older you get, the more complex medical conditions become. Our doctors have been trained in Internal Medicine – to diagnose and treat adults with complex medical conditions. We have managed patients with strokes, heart attacks, respiratory failures, and pneumonia in hospitals. He is comfortable in treating patients with recent hospitalizations.Preventative CareHigh Lakes Health Care focuses on a preventative approach to geriatric health by aggressively reducing risk factors, including:

  • Controlling diabetes
  • Controlling high blood pressure
  • Managing Cholesterol
  • Proper Immunizations

On-Site Lab AnalysisWe have our own on-site lab. Instead of having to go to another location for blood work or other lab procedures, you can enjoy the convenience of having them right here in the office. Services include:

  • EKG
  • Holter Monitor (for dizziness, palpitations, etc.)
  • Blood work
  • Spirometry (Breathing evaluation for patients with COPD or Asthma)

VaccinationsWe offer many vaccines on-site including Pneumonia, Influenza and more!Be ready for your golden years.To request Geriatric care services, Please call our office at (541) 389-7741

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