Teenage boy at the doctors office.

Choose a doctor who specializes in teen health

At Ascension sites of care, our adolescent medicine doctors specialize in conditions related to the growth, development and overall health of teens.

Specializing in adolescent medicine

Your teen’s health is your priority and ours. From diagnosis to treatment and recovery, we are with you every step of the way. At Ascension sites of care, our adolescent medicine care teams understand the importance of healthy development in teens. Teens have special physical, mental and emotional care needs. Our doctors are pediatricians who specialize in adolescent medicine. We offer school and sports physicals and care for childhood illness and injury. We also provide specialty care for growth and puberty changes, hormone imbalances, eating disorders and mental health concerns.

Your teen’s doctor listens to understand your child’s health condition. Then, we work with your family to create a care plan that’s right for your teen.

Specialty care for growing teens

We deliver compassionate, personalized care for your child’s physical and emotional health needs, including diagnosing and treating:

  • Acne
  • Asthma
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Eating disorders
  • Headaches and chronic pain
  • High blood pressure
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Sleep concerns
  • Sports injuries, female athlete triad

Supporting long-term family health

Your doctor is here to help promote better family health. Preventive care for your child is important. That’s why we help your family understand good habits such as healthy eating, exercise and personal hygiene. Our care teams provide your family with ongoing care from adolescence to adulthood.

If your child is experiencing a life-threatening emergency, go directly to the ER or call 911.

 

Choose Ascension for Adolescent Medicine

Areas Of Care

Ascension has a compassionate, personalized approach to Adolescent Medicine.