Geriatrics

While Dr Lauren Hutton can consult and manage an array of different problems in patients of all ages, her special interest is in geriatrics and the care of the elderly.

Some of the services that she will be offering here at Hutton Medical include:

  • Comprehensive geriatric assessments
  • Cognitive screening
  • Mental health in the elderly
  • Assessing and managing fall risk and falls
  • Treating geriatric syndromes: incontinence, osteoporosis, dementia, dizziness, polypharmacy, chronic illness
  • Peri-operative optimisation of health in the elderly
  • Palliative care