Pediatric and AdolescentObstetrics and Gynecology


Adolescence is a time of many changes. As girls grow into young women and become physically and sexually mature, they need additional care from health care providers in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, trained to address these issues.

Many gynecological and menstrual conditions affect adolescent females and require the clinical care of a physician or other health care provider. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.

  • Recognizing Urologic or Gynecologic Problems
  • Pap Test
  • Vaginitis
  • Vulvitis
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Amenorrhea
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

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