Medical School or Training
University of Illinois, 1981
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Internal Medicine, CO, 1984
Int Med Geriatrics, University of Michigan Health System, 1986
Hospice & Palliative Med
Determining life expectancy in late life, health services utilization and the Minimum Data Set (MDS).
Dr. Persky graduated from the University of Illinois Medical School, Chicago in 1981 and subsubsequently completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Colorado, Denver. He went on to complete a fellowship in geriatric medicine and a master's of public health at the University of Michigan. Dr. Persky is board-certified in internal medicine and geriatric medicine. He is the co-medical director of Glacier Hills Sub-Acute & Long Term Care Center. Dr. Persky has a special interest in the care of patients with dementia, hosptice & palliative medicine, treatment of pressure ulcers and the prevention of falls.