The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Leeds Centre for Older People's Medicine

  • What we do

    Our inpatient wards are located in Gledhow Wing at St James’s Hospital.

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  • Meet the team

    Our multidisciplinary team care for elderly patients.

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  • Contact us

    To contact the elderly medicine wards, telephone 0113 24 32799

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Elderly Medicine is "a branch of general medicine concerned with the clinical, preventative, remedial and social aspects of illness in old age." (Royal College of Physicians).

A comprehensive assessment can be achieved by close interdisciplinary working with nurses, therapists, pharmacists, dieticians, social workers and other health professionals.