Our primary care geriatric doctors – also known as geriatricians – specialize in treating conditions that affect older adults. Emory Clinic Geriatrics provide preventive care and learn how you can lower your risk of severe health issues so you can live your golden years to the fullest. Geriatric doctors diagnose, treat, and manage diseases and conditions that require a unique approach for aging patients. They serve as both primary care physicians and consultants for older adults. The team includes gerontologists who study strategies for improving older adults' function and quality of life.