Author: Elizabeth Landsverk, M.D.

Elizabeth Landsverk, M.D. is founder of ElderConsult Geriatric Medicine, a house calls practice that addresses the challenging medical and behavioral issues often facing older patients and their families. Dr. Landsverk is board-certified in internal medicine, geriatric medicine and palliative care and an Adjunct Clinical Professor at Stanford University Medical School.

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Tips for Avoiding Falls

Taking a tumble is no trivial matter for older adults, but falling happens to more than one-third of Americans over age 65 each year: According to the U.S. Centers for … Read More→