Shiva Mohtashami, MD

Geriatric Medicine

Leading Geriatric Medicine Provider

Dr. Shiva Mohtashami is one of the leading geriatric medicine providers in the area. She has nearly a decade of experience in family medicine and geriatric medicine. Dr. Mohtashami is experienced in all aspects of general geriatric medicine, including providing both preventative care and treatment for common conditions among geriatric patients. She also works with some of the leading specialists in the area to provide you with the care you need if you have a more complex condition. Read on to learn more about some of the most common geriatric conditions that we treat at our practice.

Common Conditions Among Geriatric Patients

Dr. Mohtashami’s training and experience have prepared her to effectively prevent and treat many conditions seen in geriatric patients. These conditions include:

  • High blood pressure (often caused by excess body weight, excess salt intake, or narrowing arteries)
  • Heart problems (common geriatric heat problems include coronary artery blockages and atherosclerosis)
  • Arthritis (severe joint pain and stiffness)
  • Diabetes (prolonged levels of extremely high blood sugar)

Dr. Mohtashami can prescribe medicine and offer medical advice for these conditions. She also has established professional relationships with specialist physicians working in numerous fields. If it is necessary, she and her staff will refer you to a specialist so that you can get the care you need for your condition. Dr. Mohtashami also focuses on preventative medicine, so she can identify if you are at risk of any of these problems and give you the advice or treatment you need to avoid serious health issues.

Make an Appointment With Dr. Mohtashami Today

If you are a senior and you are having health problems, Dr. Mohtashami is here to help. She can help you get the treatment you need if you are suffering from high blood pressure, heart problems, arthritis, diabetes, or many other conditions. If you would like more information about the conditions Dr. Mohtashami treats or the treatments she offers, feel free to contact us through our website or by giving us a call. One of our associates will happily provide you with the information you need and help you make an appointment at a time that works for your schedule.

Dr. Mohtashami has great experience taking care of complex Geriatric patients through her experience at PACE (Program of inclusive Care for Elderly) and manage-care programs. The health care of an older adult extends beyond the traditional medical management of illness. It requires evaluation of multiple issues, including physical, cognitive, affective, social, financial, environmental, and spiritual components that influence an older adult's health.

If you are looking for a geriatric care doctor, reach out to Dr. Mohtashami in Morgan Hill, CA. Call her office at (408) 659-7300 today to make an appointment!

Dr. Mohtashami has experience with of complex Geriatric patients

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