ELIZABETH LANDSVERK MD
Elizabeth (Dr Liz) has over twenty years of experience in providing medical care to the elders. She is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care Medicine. Dr Landsverk founded ElderConsult Geriatric Medicine, a house calls practice, to address the challenging medical and behavioral issues often facing older patients and their families.
Dr Landsverk was an assistant professor of Medicine at University of California, San Francisco, an adjunct professor of Medicine at Stanford University, as well as consultant to the San Francisco Elder Abuse Forensics Center and Hospice Medical Director. She is currently the Medical Director for Silverado and Kensington Dementia Care Communities, as well as on the Scientific Panel for the Alzheimer’s Association. Dr Landsverk graduated from Stanford University, and trained at Cambridge Hospital, Harvard University, and Mt Sinai Medical School.
As a House Calls Geriatrician, she collaborates with local physicians to address the needs of complicated vulnerable elders to alleviate pain, agitation and discomfort through the utilization of geriatric and palliative care techniques.
Geriatric Care Management and Dementia Consulting
Alexandra Morris (Alex) is a gerontologist, with 30 years of experience working with people living with dementia and their families. She has worked in assisted living, an adult day program, director of a camp for brain injured adults and State Certified Ombudsman. Alexandra was a program staff member at the Alzheimer’s Association for 21 years, facilitated a support group for families for 20 years and an early stage group for people living with the disease for over 10 years. Additionally, she provided phone support, family meetings and education to thousands of families, professionals and first responders on recognizing and managing the symptoms of the disease and providing helpful resources. She is a Geriatric Care Manager serving San Luis Obispo families regarding the challenges that come with aging family members and provided care consulting, community & professional education for the Alzheimer’s Association for 21 years.