Dr. Joseph Pierson and the healthcare professionals at Allied Health Solutions, with offices on Wilshire and Santa Rosalia Drive Boulevards in Los Angeles, specialize in care for the elderly, and they have close relationships with several assisted care facilities in the Los Angeles area. However, you don’t need to be in assisted care to benefit from their expertise. Effective medical treatment may delay or avoid the need for extra care. Call today or book an appointment online to put the Allied Health Solutions team to work for you.
Many diseases and conditions that you may experience become more common with age. Eyesight and hearing loss, arthritis, cardiopulmonary diseases, and cancer all increase in risk simply due to getting older. That’s not to say any of these are inevitable, and if you do suffer from a condition, it’s often manageable with appropriate medical care. Dr. Pierson is your ideal point of contact, since he has referral relationships with local specialists that the elderly most often need.
Though every patient’s needs are unique, there are many ailments that occur more often as people age. Some of these medical disciplines include:
Dr. Pierson has an overview of your general health that specialists can’t match. This permits a level of oversight for your healthcare that may not otherwise happen. You trust your pharmacist to make sure that your medications don’t interact. Similarly, Dr. Pierson can give your specialist information about your health condition that may influence that doctor’s diagnosis. Your elderly care physician acts as your liaison with other medical disciplines.