What Is An Adolescent Medicine Specialist?
Adolescent Medicine Specialists are medical professionals specifically trained to diagnose and treat patients teens and young adults, 13 to 18 years of age. All conditions like mood swings, early menstruation problems, acne, eating disorders, growth and development issues, substance abuse, and sexuality issues such as sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are seen in the adolescent medical specialty. Various adolescent social, emotional, psychological as well as sexual issues are addressed by such a specialist. They are trained on gynecologic and reproductive health to be watchful for teenage pregnancies All Adolescent medicine specialists affiliated with us are board certified or board eligible in adolescent medicine. Each doctor has completed advanced training in clinical adolescence medicine, and an internal medicine or pediatrics residency after medical school.
Adolescent Medicine Specialists In The Houston Area