Dr. Robert J. Pearlstein D.O.
Geriatrician | Geriatric Medicine190 W Germantown Pike Suite 100 Norristown PA, 19401
Dr. Robert Pearlstein practices Geriatric Medicine in Norristown, PA. Geriatricians prevent, manage, and develop care plans that address the special health problems of the elderly. Dr. Pearlstein 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
Philadelphia Coll of Osteo Med, Philadelphia Pa 1988
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine 1988
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine 1991
Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
- Heart Disease
- Parkinson's Disease
- Abnormal Gait
- Vascular Disease
- Jacobi Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine Program
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