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Geriatric Health Care

 

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UW Health physicians specialising in dementia and memory care issues provide care for individuals experiencing a decline in memory and cognitive function.

 

Our comprehensive care for older adults involves a wide range of memory-related diagnoses, including:

Memory Assessment Clinic

 

The Memory Assessment Clinic is for patients typically over the age of 65. Patients who would benefit are those with any of the following concerns:

  • Memory loss, impaired problem-solving and associated behavior problems
  • Atypical features of dementia
  • Evidence for declining functional status related to cognitive issues
  • Cognitive changes that may be related to medications

 A physician referral is generall required to undergo an assessment at the Memory Clinic. Learn more about geriatric consultations