geriatrician


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geriatrician

 [jer″e-ah-trish´an]
a physician specializing in geriatrics.

geriatrician

(jĕr′ē-ə-trĭsh′ən) also

geriatrist

(-ăt′rĭst)
n.
A physician who specializes in geriatrics.

geriatrician

[jer′ē·ətrish′ən]
a physician who has specialized postgraduate education and experience in the medical care of older persons.

geriatrician

A doctor specializing in the medical aspects of old age.

geriatrician

a specialist in geriatrics.
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Consider the participation of a geriatrician in the weekly multidisciplinary oncology staff meeting during selection of the patients who will need the expertise of a geriatrician.
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His expertise as a geriatrician and his dedication to providing quality care will be a great benefit throughout our nursing and rehabilitation centers.
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