Adolescence can be full of many challenges both for the teen and the parent. It is also a critical time of growth and learning, especially with assuming increasing independence and fostering personal strength and leadership.
In our clinic, we use a team approach. This team may include:
- Doctors, nurse practitioners, nurses
- Registered dietitians
- Behavioral and mental health specialists
- Physical therapists
Our team is devoted to increasing the overall wellness of the teenagers we treat in the context of promoting their unique strengths and personal growth.
Depending on the presenting concern, we generally treat patients who are 10-24 years old. While we treat a broad range of adolescent concerns, we offer comprehensive services for issues including:
Given that the end of adolescence also leads to the transition to adult care, our clinic strives to help gradually build adolescents independence and knowledge in understanding their health and how to use health care resources.
For maps and directions to our clinics, please visit http://www.texaschildrens.org/AllAbout/Maps/default.aspx.
We look forward to meeting you and your teen!