Teenagers and young adults have unique medical and developmental needs. Adolescence – the transition period between childhood and adulthood – is a time like no other in your child’s life. Multiple physical, emotional and social changes take place, and all of these have a great impact on your child’s health. The experts at Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children can help your adolescent successfully take the journey from childhood to adulthood.
We provide care and treatment for a wide variety of adolescent conditions and needs, including:
- Wellness checkups
- Sports physicals
- Pre-college exams
- Gynecologic issues
- Eating disorders
- Substance abuse
- Menstrual disorders
- Sexually transmitted diseases
Adolescent Medicine Team
Our dedicated team of adolescent medicine specialists is committed to providing high quality primary care and specialized services to teenagers and young adults in the New Orleans area.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call the Tulane Pediatric Specialty Clinic at (504) 988-6253.