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Giorjanela López Casal

Giorjanela López Casal

Geriatrics

Patient Demographics: Eldery

"Expert in the management and management of the adult patient with multiple diseases.

Care from a focus on aging, its changes, independence, cognition and social performance of older patients.

Problems of memory and depression.

Cancer in the Elderly

Support for relatives / caregivers of patients with dementia"

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Procedures (3)

Consultation
House visit
Physical rehabilitation

Medical conditions (14)

Alzheimer's disease
Depression
Functional impairment
Osteoporosis
Parkinson
Anxiety
Bladder problems
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Diabetes
Falls
Fecal incontinence (inability to control bowel movement)
Fractured hip
Memory problems
Polypharmacy
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General Info

About me

What do I think of being a Geriatrician?

It's one of the best things that has happened to me in life !!! ... There is not an ugly case, they all seem super interesting and they are a daily challenge in my life, I give the best to patients and I really identify with Every case, every patient and every family member, I thank God for giving me this vocation ... ..

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Geriatrics. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. September 2012
  • Doctor and Surgery. Universidad Internacional de las Americas (UIA). December 2002
Fellowships
  • Oncology Geriatrics

Trainings
  • Postgraduate Degree

    Las Condes Clinic - Santiago, Chile

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED7354 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Affiliations
  • American Geriatrics Society (AGS) 11567
Positions
  • Geriatrician of the Hip Fracture Programme - Hospital México, Caja Costarricense del Seguro Social. San José, Costa Rica
  • Geriatrist of the Oncology-Geriatrics program - Hospital México, 2016
  • Geriatrics of the Hip Fracture Program in the Elderly since 2012 - Hospital México, CCSS