geriatrician

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ger·i·a·tri·cian

 (jĕr′ē-ə-trĭsh′ən) also ger·i·at·rist (-ăt′rĭst)
n.
A physician who specializes in geriatrics.
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geriatrician

(ˌdʒɛrɪəˈtrɪʃən) or

geriatrist

n
(Medicine) a physician who specializes in geriatric medicine
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geriatrician

a physician who specializes in the care of the elderly.
See also: Medical Specialties
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.geriatrician - a specialist in gerontology
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
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Translations
geriatra

geriatrician

[ˌdʒerɪuətrɪʃən] Ngeriatra mf
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geriatrician

nFacharzt m/-ärztin ffür Geriatrie, Geriater(in) m(f)
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geriatrician

n geriatra mf, médico -ca mf especializado en el envejecimiento y sus enfermedades
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Geriatrist professor Ahmet Turan IE-yk told Today's Zaman that Alzheimer's is a progressive disease that is characterized by memory disorders, adding that the incidence of this disease increases after the age of 60 or 65.
Bu ekip; yasli bakiminda deneyimli hekim veya geriatrist, hemsire, fizyoterapist, is-ugrasi terapisti ve sosyal hizmet uzmanindan olusmaktadir.
Recently similar models have been proposed for approaching Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, although in these cases the model should be based on the concurrence of various reference specialists: psychiatrist, neurologist and geriatrist (8).