Geriatric care focuses on medical and cognitive issues in senior citizens. Our geriatric nurse practitioner is a registered nurse with advanced training in treating this population, providing primary care for general health concerns, such as prescribing medications, ordering X-rays, diagnostic and laboratory tests. Our geriatric nurse practitioner also specializes in wound care.
Not all treatments, tests and services are available at all Mayo Clinic Health System locations. Check with your preferred location in advance.