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Geriatrics - Medical Services & Evaluations

HOSPITAL-BASED GERIATRIC CENTERS  are located at both the North and South campuses of the hospital.

North Site: 242 Mason Avenue
Wednesdays 1 - 4 pm 
Thursdays 1 - 4 pm
Appointments: (718) 226-6323 or (718) 226-3968  

South Site: 375 Seguine Avenue 
Mondays 1- 4 pm
Appointments: (718) 226-2515 or (718) 226-3968  

GERIATRIC CONSULTATION CENTER
500 Seaview Avenue, (718) 351-8100

Psychiatric Assessments, Evaluation and Treatment  Access to Research Protocols  Individual and Group Therapy

GERIATRIC PSYCHIATRY
450 Seaview Avenue, (718) 226-8100

Psychiatric Assessment and Treatment

STATEN ISLAND MEDICAL HOME VISIT SERVICES, PC
(718) 226-6186
 

Primary Care Physician Services in the home, including:

  • Assessments of patient's medical needs

  • Follow-up visits

  • EKG & routine blood tests

  • Peripheral bone density measurements to assess for osteoporosis

  • Arrangements for skilled nursing, rehabilitation, and custodial care services

  • Social service assessments and care plans

  • Caregiver support

The purpose of the Home Visit Services program is to provide primary care continuity services for homebound patients. Our program coordinator screens all potential patients or their primary caregiver with a telephone interview. If a patient is indeed eligible for the program a medical appointment will be made.

Eligible patients may have a wide variety of medical problems which may include senile dementia, Alzheimer's disease, strokes, heart attacks, disability secondary to orthopedic problems such as fractures, complications of diabetes, hypertension, depression, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's or other chronic illnesses causing disability.

Our primary physicians are licensed, board certified or board eligible. 

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