Division ofGeriatric and Palliative Medicine

MEMORIAL HERMANN GERIATRIC CONSULT SERVICE

The division offers inpatient consultation services at Memorial Hermann Hospital. The consult service cares for geriatric patients on other surgical and medical subspecialty services. They help manage both medical issues related to the older patient’s care as well as geriatric issues, such as

  • Delirium evaluation
  • Cognitive evaluation
  • Polypharmacy
  • Functional decline
  • Falls
  • Failure to thrive/malnutrition
  • Elder abuse
  • Pre-operative evaluations/post-operative medical management

The consult service is run by Dr. Cristina Bocirnea at Memorial Hermann.

UTPhysicians
Memorial Hermann Hospital System
Harris Health System
MD Anderson Cancer Center
TIRR Memorial Hermann
Kindred Hospital