Geriatrics and Gerontology

Geriatrics deals with the problems of aging and diseases of the aged; it is related to the science of gerontology, which is the study of the aging process in all its aspects, social as well as biologic. Geriatrics grows increasingly important as modern medicine and a rising standard of living lengthen life expectancy and increase the proportion of aged persons in society. Gerontologists improve the quality of life and promote the well-being of persons as they age within their families, communities and societies through research, education and application of interdisciplinary knowledge of the aging process and aging populations. Geriatric physicians are those who focus on the care of the aging population. It expects to advance wellbeing by averting and treating ailments and inabilities in more seasoned grown-ups. This branch for the most part manages the care of elderly people matured above 60 years.

  • Geriatric Surgery
  • Geriatric Otolaryngology
  • Geriatric Dentistry
  • Geriatric Oncology
  • Geriatric Gastroenterology
  • Geriatric Nephrology
  • Gerosciences
  • Geriatric Rehabilitation
  • Ethnogeriatrics
  • Clinical Gerontology
  • Social Gerontology
  • Behavioural Gerontology

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