Walter J Nieri


Geriatrics, Banner Sun Health Research Institute

Program Director, Banner Health Geriatric Fellowship Program,
Director, The Center For Healthy Aging


Dr. Nieri is the Program Director for theBanner Health Geriatric Fellowship Program, Sun City/Phoenix, Arizona. This program is to educate young physicians to become geriatric doctors. In addition, he is the Director of the Sun Health Research Institute’s Center for Healthy Aging in Sun City, Arizona. He is certified in Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, and as a Medical Director of Long Term Care. He is a graduate of Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.

He is the Medical Director of the Sun Health Grandview Care Center, Sun Health Boswell Rehabilitation Center, Sun Health La Loma Care Center, and Huger Mercy Living Center, an assisted living facility for patients with Alzheimer’s and related dementias. He is a board member and past president of the Arizona Geriatrics Society. He also was a member of the Governor’s Council on Aging and End of Life.

Phone: (623) 832-7661