Assistant Professor of Medicine
Dr. Ariel Green is assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. She sees patients in the Beacham Ambulatory Geriatrics Clinic. Her research focuses on informing and improving decisions surrounding the use of invasive medical technologies for older adults with complex medical diseases. She co-authored The American Geriatrics Society’s “5 Things Physicians and Patients Should Question” as part of the Choosing Wisely initiative to help patients take a more involved role in their health care by learning to choose medical tests and treatments that are supported by scientific evidence and are truly necessary. A former journalist, Dr. Green writes frequently about health issues and has authored several essays and op-eds in national publications including The Washington Post and The New York Times.
After receiving her medical and public health degrees from Johns Hopkins, Dr. Green completed a residency in internal medicine and a three year fellowship in geriatric medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.