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Practicing geriatric medicine is a little more delicate than some other practices in medicine. The people you’re dealing with are much older, and are dealing with a different set or degree of complications than younger patients. Chadwin Barley talks to Dr. David Purtle, a geriatric medicine practitioner in WellMed at Lakeway. Taking care of many senior citizen patients, Dr. Purtle gives insight into the systems at work at WellMed to take care of these patients. Let Dr. Purtle give you some tips to improve the lives and health of your senior and aging population.