Geriatrics


(718) 963-7586/7585

Wyckoff Heights Medical Center's (WHMC) dedicated Geriatric Medicine team consists of board certified geriatricians and all required heath care professionals from various disciplines.  The team works together to take care of the frail elderly population in the community. The highest level of care is being provided in the Emergency Department, on an inpatient basis, and in ambulatory care settings. WHMC's Geriatrics Outpatient Clinic is open on Mondays from 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M..

WHMC has also partnered with the Metropolitan Jewish Health System (MJHS) to create a specialist level Hospice and Palliative Care service. MJHS' Hospice and Palliative Care Service, the largest in New York State, specializes in the care of patients with a serious or life-limiting illness.

The staff of the Division of Geriatric Medicine uses a therapeutic model with an interdisciplinary approach in the care of elderly patients. All essential services are available both in good preventive measures and in ill health..




Dharamjit N. Kumar, MD
Director 
Tel: (718) 907-4925 or
      (718) 963-7585


To make a hospital clinic appointment, please call:
(718) 963-7676

To find a geriatrician, click:
Physician Directory