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Melchor Rivera Madrid

Melchor Rivera Madrid

Geriatrics

Patient Demographics: Eldery

"My mission is to offer a Quality and Human Clinical Management, in order to guarantee that the elderly person can recognize the interventions that will optimize the aging process."

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Procedures (2)

Consultation
House visit

Medical conditions (9)

Alzheimer's disease
Functional impairment
Memory problems
Osteoporosis
Polypharmacy
Dementia
Diabetes
Falls
Fractured hip
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General Info

About me

I am convinced that the best way to do medicine is by loving what you do ...

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Geriatrics. Caja de Seguro Social - Complejo Hospitalario Dr. Arnulfo Arias Madrid. September 2013 - September 2017
  • Doctor in medicine. Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad de Panamá. August 2008
Courses
  • 59° Congreso de la Sociedad Española de Geriatría y Gerontología. 29° Congreso da Sociedade Galega de Xerontoloxía e Xeriatría. A Coruña - Spain

    June 2017

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) - Hospital HMG Coyoacán

    May 2017

  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association) - ABC Medical Center, Mexico D.F.

    May 2017

  • VI Congreso Nacional de Enfermedades Infeccionsas. XVIII Congreso de la Asociación Panamericana de Infectología - Panama

    May 2017

  • 10° Panama International Critical Care Congress

    April 2017

  • LIII National Medical Conference "Prevention and Innovation in Health". Panama Social Security Fund Symposium: "Anti-aging. Strategies and Approach with Clinical Evidence "

    September 2016

  • III Basic Course on Biostatistics Applied to Research

    October 2015

  • Course of Clinical Nutrition Therapy (TNT), Panamanian Association of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism

    May 2015

  • Course "Introduction to Research in Health and Good Clinical Practices", Social Security Fund - Panama

    September 2014

  • Advanced Life Support in Trauma for Physicians, American College of Surgeons, Trauma Committee (ATLS)

    February 2011

Trainings
  • Training in Orthogeriatrics Unit. Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón. Madrid, Spain

  • Ultrasound Workshop for the Internist

Professional

Affiliations
  • Panamanian Association of Geriatrics
  • Sociedad Española de Geriatría y Gerontología
Positions
  • Training Stay: Hip Fracture Unit / Orthogeriatry, Provincial Institute of Rehabilitation and Medical-Surgical Interconsultations - Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón. Madrid Spain. June 1 to August 31, 2017
  • Resident Physician in Geriatrics: Chief Resident of the Geriatrics Service - Complejo Hospitalario Metropolitano de la Caja de Seguro Social Dr. Arnulfo Arias Madrid. September 16, 2013 to September 15, 2017