Pediatric Gynecology

Pediatric and adolescent gynecology is a distinct sub-specialty with a focus on caring for girls from birth to young adulthood for all reproductive needs. In young girls,problems can include rashes, frequent urinary tract infections or early pubertal development. In the adolescent patient issues often include menstrual problems, anatomical abnormalities or concerns about puberty. The first gynecologic visit for every young woman is recommended between ages 13-15.