Heather M. Morgan, M.D., is board certified in Family Medicine, Geriatrics and Palliative Care. Dr. Morgan joined Alegent Creighton Clinic on July 16, 2007. Dr. Morgan is trained to care for both healthy older adults and those with complex medical needs. She is also certified in palliative care. Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious illnesses. It focuses on providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of a serious illness-whatever the diagnosis. The goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family.
"Sandwich Generation" issues
Cognitive Disorders and Impairment
Palliative and End-of-life Care
Family Medicine Information
Palliative Medicine specialists focus on providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of an illness, regardless of the diagnosis. Their goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family. Palliative care is appropriate at any age and at any stage in an illness and can be provided along with curative treatment.