Choosing a doctor can be a daunting and difficult task. Many important considerations are required before making a final decision.

Here are a few questions to think about:

  • Do you prefer a male or a female doctor?
  • Is the doctor within a moderate driving distance from the home?
  • Do they see many older patients?
  • Do they work well with the patient’s family, including caregivers?
  • Does the doctor speak your language?

A few considerations:

  • Read ratings online about the doctor
  • Is the doctor known to have a good bedside manner?