Project Description

Dr. Steve Simmons, Medical Advisor (Senior / Geriatric Home Care)

Steve is a Board-certified Internist who received his Bachelor’s of Science with High Honors from the University of Tennessee in 1989 and his medical degree from the University of Tennessee in 1993. He then completed his residency at St. Joseph Hospital in Denver, Colorado. In 1996, Steve was selected by his peers to receive the Dr. Annie Yee Johnson Memorial Award for compassion and professionalism. He spent 12 years working in primary and urgent care at Kaiser Permanente before joining DocTalker in 2008, where he has been spearheading the practice’s housecall program.

He is a member of the American Geriatric Society and the Academy of Home Care Physicians. Steve is an expert in providing medical care to the homebound, the medically complex, and especially those with Alzheimer’s or related dementias.