Martha L. McCusker, MD, FACP

Geriatric Medicine

Specialty Centers


Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

"My goal is to provide exceptional care to our geriatric population, so that my patients live as well and fully as they can, in the place of their choice. I work with my patients and their families, helping them identify what values are important to them in all stages of life, so they have a clear voice in their care."

Clinical Expertise

Dr. McCusker has provided primary and consultative clinical care in geriatric medicine for over 25 years. She has served as a nursing home medical director, and actively cares for patients in transitional care and long-term care settings. She also has served as Associate Medical Director of Hospice of the Twin Cities for more than 15 years, providing medical expertise and direct care to persons at the end of life.

Credibility

  • Certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Certified in Geriatric Medicine by the American Board of of Internal Medicine
  • Certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine

Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Geriatrics Society
  • American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • American Medical Directors Association

Personal

"When not at a job I love, I enjoy spending time listening to music, attending concerts, and learning to play the piano."

 

Medical School

Hahnemann Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Residency

Internal Medicine, Hahnemann Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Fellowship

Geriatrics, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA