Walter George, M.D.


Dr. Walter George has been the National Corporate Medical Director for Crossroads Hospice since 2011.  During the last 4 years, Dr. George’s focus has been spent practicing Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine.  Committed to creating a palliative care program that encompasses the values and traditions and “expect more” philosophy on which Crossroads Hospice was built, Dr. George was responsible for the creation and launch of the Crossroads Palliative Care program in 2014.  In the past year, growth of the Crossroads Palliative Care program has exceeded expectations.

Dr. George brings unique perspectives and analytical skills to patient care.   During his tenure as a practicing radiologist, Dr. George became a pioneering specialist in the design of software and computers that facilitated digital imaging.  Dr. George graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and completed his residency in Diagnostic Radiology & Nuclear Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center.