What Is An Adolescent Medicine Specialist?
Adolescent Medicine Specialists are medical professionals specifically trained to diagnose and treat teens and young adults, 13 to 18 years of age. Adolescent conditions treated include mood swings, early menstruation problems, acne, eating disorders, growth and development issues, substance abuse and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). This specialist can help patients address various adolescent social, emotional, psychological and sexual issues as well as the special needs of pregnant teens. 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 in addition to an internal medicine or pediatrics residency after medical school.
Adolescent Medicine Specialists In The Houston Area