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Alison L. McElhone MD

Geriatric Medicine

Before joining Griffin Faculty Physicians, Dr. McElhone was Clinical Assistant Professor at Central Michigan University. Her responsibilities included caring for patients in primary care settings, skilled facilities, assisted living facilities, and on home hospice. She was Medical Director for Wellspring Home Hospice in Frankenmuth, MI. Dr. McElhone provided clinical instruction and oversight to medical students from CMU, MSU and Ross University, and medical residents from CMU and MSU. Prior to working in Michigan, Dr. McElhone cared for veterans at the Northport VAMC. Dr. McElhone is committed to providing compassionate, expert care to elders. She also is committed to training other medical professionals and caregivers about geriatric syndromes and common problems arising in the care for elders.


American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Care

Education and Training

Medical School

SUNY at Brooklyn College of Medicine


Internal Medicine, SUNY at Stony Brook


Geriatric Medicine, SUNY at Stony Brook

Griffin Hospital Departments

Internal Medicine