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Obstetrics & Gynecology - Adolescent

Teens and children have unique gynecologic needs. That’s why we have doctors who are specially trained to care for our younger patients. With exams and procedures specifically designed for pediatric and adolescent patients, we provide care and comfort for patients ranging from newborns to age 21, with a focus on teen health.

  • Services

    Pediatric services

    • Vulvovaginitis - irritation or infection
    • Prepubertal bleeding - bleeding before the normal age of menstruation
    • Labial adhesion - a common condition in prepubertal females that sometimes blocks urine flow

    Teen services

    • Ovarian cysts - fluid-filled sacs formed on the ovaries
    • Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
    • Menstrual irregularity - a significant variation in menstrual cycle length and flow
    • Pubertal menorrhagia (heavy periods)
    • Dysmenorrhea (painful periods)
    • Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) - a hormonal disorder of women in reproductive age, sometime causing menstrual irregularity and excessive hair growth
    • Sexually transmitted diseases (STD)
    • Adolescent pregnancy care
    • Young Parents Program - an OB-GYN specializing in adolescent care provides care to young women in this program.

    Educational services

    Along with treatment, we provide educational services on topics such as:

    • Importance of annual gynecological exams
    • Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines
    • Contraceptives

    Additional services

    • Minimally invasive surgery
    • Ultrasonography