Dedicated physicians such as Dr. Gandhi visit the Timbers of Shorewood and see residents in the wellness office. Residents of the Timbers are not required to become patients of an on-site physician, but most residents agree that having the doctors on-site is convenient.
Bhavesh Gandhi, M.D. is a geriatrician with more than six years of experience. He is dedicated to providing a comprehensive range of geriatric care by focusing on addressing the complex needs of seniors age 65 and older. Dr. Gandhi offers his patients the latest in medical training and a commitment to providing respectful and compassionate care. This includes the combined treatment of a disease, a disability, multiple medications, memory loss and the emotional concerns around aging.
There are many kinds of conditions that affect the health and well-being of seniors including, memory disorders, arthritis, balance issues, incontinence, osteoporosis, depression, multiple medication side effects, chronic heart and lung disease and sensory problems.
Dr. Gandhi’s goal is to work with patients current specialists as well as to provide various options to keep patients as healthy and independent as possible.
Dr. Gandhi is a graduate of Ross University School of Medicine and completed his residency in family medicine at St. Michael’s Hospital in Milwaukee, WI. He completed his fellowship in geriatrics at Aurora Sinai Medical Center, also in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
He is board certified in family medicine and affiliated with the Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, formerly Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center.