Welcome to QGMG
Queensland Geriatric Medicine Group provides Geriatric Medicine Services across Brisbane through ambulatory care at multiple locations, inpatient care across 4 private hospitals, and community based care including selected nursing homes. Four Geriatric Medicine Specialists now provide services under the QGMG banner. We have our newest Geriatrician, Dr David Shum, joining QGMG early in 2016. Referrals can be made directly to our specialists or to Queensland Geriatric Medicine Group to access the soonest available appointment with the first available specialist.
Our principal practice is in Suite 19 at the Greenslopes Specialist Centre and additional consulting rooms include Brisbane Private Hospital, St Vincent’s Private Hospital on Kangaroo Point, Bryants Road Specialist Centre in Shailer Park, and a new location at Sunnybank Private Hospital opening in 2016.
Geriatric Medicine covers the complex nature of medical problems experienced by people as they age, collect interacting medical problems, multiple medications, and physical problems that impact on wellness, function and independence. Any person over 65 years of age is eligible to see a Geriatrician.