Maria Carney, MD

Director, Community-Based Geriatrics
North Shore University Hospital

Assistant Professor
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

Recent Posts By: Maria Carney, MD

The Toll of Caregiving

I recently saw a patient whose husband urgently brought her into the office. The husband, her caregiver, made an appointment because he was very concerned about a change in his wife’s appetite, behavior and breathing. I examined her and found her to be stable with her dementia, clean and comfortable. But after spending some time… Read more »