Dr. Kaster treats psychiatric conditions of the elderly including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, Alzheimer's disease and related dementias; as well as the psychiatric effects of medical conditions. Treatment approaches may include psychotherapy and/or pharmacotherapy.
Dr. Kaster maintains a busy private office practice in addition to regularly visiting nursing homes, assisted living facilities and retirement communities.
Dr. Kaster lectures extensively on issues pertaining to geriatric mental health including Alzheimer's disease.
He accepts Medicare and most commercial insurances.
Dr. Kaster specializes in providing psychiatric evaluations and consultation to elder law attorneys. The evaluations include capacity, competency, and other medical legal issues affecting older adults.