Dr. Ardeshir Hashmi practices Geriatric Medicine in Boston, MA. Geriatricians prevent, manage, and develop care plans that address the special health problems of the elderly. Dr. Hashmi works as part of a team with other healthcare providers, to address the natural aging that goes on within the body and to manage multiple medical problems and ensure social support.
Education and Training
Aga Khan University Medical College 2003
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Geriatric Medicine
Dr. Ardeshir Hashmi M.D.'s Practice location
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Waterbury, CT 06706Get Direction
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