Dr. Richard D Kennedy MD
Geriatrician | Geriatric Medicine280 Pattonsville Rd Jackson OH, 45640
Dr. Richard Kennedy practices Geriatric Medicine in Jackson, OH. Geriatricians prevent, manage, and develop care plans that address the special health problems of the elderly. Dr. Kennedy 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
Wright State University School of Med-Dayton MD
Family MedicineAmerican Board of Family MedicineABFM- Geriatric Medicine
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