Welcome to GeriScope, where personal caregiving stories transform into a beacon of hope and guidance for many. Born from a decade of firsthand experience in the tender journey of caring for aging parents, GeriScope stands as a testament to the power of empathy, resilience, and shared wisdom.
A Journey of Care and Compassion
GeriScope's foundation is deeply rooted in the personal caregiving journey we navigated with our parents. This experience, encompassing all facets of aging, from the gradual decline of health to the final farewell, has imbued GeriScope with a profound understanding of the emotional and practical aspects of caregiving. It's not just a platform; it's a culmination of real-life experiences designed to support, educate, and comfort those facing similar paths.
Hi! I'm Cindy
Founder and Author
Serial entrepreneur and former full-time caregiver for eight years to her father with multiple chronic conditions while raising her teenage son.
A graduate of Dartmouth College with a Bachelor of Arts in Pre-Medicine and Asian Studies; and a Master of Business Administration degree recipient in marketing and finance from UCLA Anderson Graduate School of Management.
Currently lives in Dallas, Texas with her teenage son and advises businesses on strategic planning, marketing, finance, and operations as owner of Next Level Consulting, Inc.
Hello! I'm Bert
Doctor and Author
Practicing Anesthesiologist and caregiving son for his mother who passed away from complications associated with early onset Alzheimer’s disease.
Earned Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Dartmouth College and Medical Degree from Wayne State University. Completed residency at University of Texas Southwestern in Anesthesiology followed by a fellowship in solid organ transplants and cardiac anesthesiology.
Owns his anesthesiology private practice and resides in Dallas, Texas with his wife and teenage daughter.
Our Mission: Empowering Through Empathy and Expertise
At GeriScope, we stand by three core values that reflect our commitment to our community:
Be Kind: Our content and resources are crafted with kindness, acknowledging the emotional complexities of each individual’s journey.
Be Trustworthy: We provide accurate, reliable information and advice, earned through real-world experiences and expert knowledge.
Be Reliable: Consistency and dependability are at the heart of GeriScope. We aim to be a steady source of support, offering guidance whenever it's needed.
We are dedicated to:
Caring and Sharing: GeriScope is a platform where stories are shared, lessons are learned, and support is freely given.
Providing Insightful News: Our content covers the nine critical phases of aging and end-of-life care, offering transparency and understanding.
Reducing Stress: We strive to ease your burden, offering peace of mind through valuable information and community support.
What's on Your Mind?
As GeriScope continues to grow, we invite you to join us on this journey. Whether you are navigating the challenges of caring for loved ones, managing chronic conditions, or seeking support in grief, GeriScope is here for you. We welcome you to explore our site, connect with our community, and find comfort in knowing you are not alone.