We found 7 geriatricians near Wilmington, NC.
Dr. Lara Surles' areas of specialization are family medicine and geriatrics (elderly care). She takes Medicare insurance. Dr. Surles obtained her medical school training at East Carolina University, The Brody School of Medicine and performed her residency at the University Health Systems, Pitt County Memorial Hospital. She is professionally affiliated with Vidant Health.
Dr. Mary Rudyk's medical specialty is general internal medicine and geriatrics (elderly care). Dr. Rudyk is affiliated with New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC). She attended McMaster University Faculty of Health Sciences and then went on to complete her residency at Toronto Western Hospital and a hospital affiliated with McMaster University. Patients gave her an average rating of 2.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Rudyk takes Medicare insurance.
Clinical interests: Dementia, osteoporosis, incontinence, behavioral management
Dr. Mark Williams practices general internal medicine and geriatrics (elderly care) in Wilmington, NC. He is affiliated with New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC). He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and subsequently trained at North Carolina Memorial Hospital for residency. Dr. Williams is in-network for Medicare insurance.
Clinical interests: Geriatric care, function and independence, memory loss, ambulation difficulty
Dr. Mark Darrow is a physician who specializes in family medicine, general internal medicine, and geriatrics (elderly care). Dr. Darrow is in-network for Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine.
Dr. Stephen Young's medical specialty is adult critical care, hospice and palliative medicine (end-of-life care and serious illness), and geriatrics (elderly care). Dr. Young takes Medicare insurance. After completing medical school at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, he performed his residency at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
Dr. James Pence's medical specialty is family medicine and geriatrics (elderly care). He studied medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Pence is affiliated with New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC).
Conditions / Treatments
Years Since Graduation
- Mobility issues, including the need for canes and walkers, as well as preventing falls
- Osteoporosis, a weakening of the bones, which affects as many as a quarter of all men and half of all women over fifty
- Loss of hearing or vision
- Incontinence, or the inability to control one’s bladder
- Memory loss, including dementia and Alzheimer’s disease