David Rosenthal: Addressing Unique Needs in Treating LGBT Patients

Patients in general require individualized care, but this is especially important in certain patient populations like the LGBT community where they have different concerns from others in a variety of ways.

Patients in general require individualized care, but this is especially important in certain patient populations like the LGBT community where they have different concerns from others in a variety of ways.

In his role as Medical Director for the Center for Young Adult Adolescent and Pediatric HIV at Northwell Health, David Rosenthal, DO, PhD, specializes in treating this group but said it is important for those providers who do not specialize in this area to still pay special attention to parts of their overall healthcare that they may not consider in straight patients.