Patient Care

Patient Care

As a leader in providing care to older adults, UNTHSC’s Center for Geriatrics Geriatric Assessment and Planning Program (GAPP) Clinic provides comprehensive services that help prevent and manage the chronic diseases and long-term illnesses that may accompany the aging process. Our team consists of board-certified geriatricians, specialized nurse practitioners, psychologists, neurologists, pharmacists, and licensed master social workers who are committed to improving the physical and mental function of our patients to promote their best quality of life. Our providers also participate in the area’s major medical and clinical research programs for Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. The GAPP clinic is part of the UNTHSC clinical practice group, the first healthcare organization in Fort Worth to be recognized as an Age Friendly Certified Business.

Clinical Services:

  • Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment including cognitive and neuro-psychological evaluation
  • Primary care
  • Dementia evaluation and treatment
  • Elderly well care
  • Onsite care at several of Fort Worth’s continuing care retirement communities
  • House calls
  • Palliative care
  • Chronic care management
  • Neurology consultations for brain health evaluation, memory loss, dementia, and movement disorders

This page was last modified on July 25, 2019