GERIATRICIAN

the name of a physician, psychologist or other health care provider who specialises in the bio-psycho-social treatment and management of older adults. See geriatrics.

GERIATRICIAN: "A geriatrician treats older patients."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "GERIATRICIAN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geriatrician/ (accessed August 19, 2018).
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