Adolescent Health - University of Minnesota Children's Hospital
 
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Adolescent Health

University of Minnesota Children’s Hospital provides a wide range of health-care services to young adults between the ages of 13 and 24. Our adolescent-health physicians provide general and preventive care as well as emotional and behavioral health care.

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Our Adolescent Health physicians provide specialty care for (but not limited to):

  • Acne
  • Common illnesses (including influenza and colds)
  • Depression and mood disorders
  • Eating and weight disorders
  • Sexual identity issues
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Teens who are pregnant

Additional programs and services:

  • Gynecology
  • Sports medicine
  • HIV/AIDS prevention and case management
  • Integrative medicine

Research Activities

Studies on the following Adolescent Health topics are currently underway:

  • Violence Prevention
  • Transition to Adult Care for Adolescents with Chronic Conditions
  • Models of Care for Children with Complex Medical Needs
  • Depression, Mental Health and Mental Health Promotion
  • Risk and Resilience, Bullying in the Schools
  • Pregnancy Prevention, Healthy Youth Development

Department Achievements
Leadership in adolescent health, behavioral pediatrics, youth mental health, treatment of eating disorders and services for youth with disabilities.

Care Team

Pediatrics

Our Providers Make the Difference
Fairview features nearly 4,000 providers practicing at over 200 locations throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area and beyond. Fairview Clinics, University of Minnesota Physicians and our independent partner clinics provide an exceptional care experience, while lowering the overall costs of health care.

Locations by city:

Minneapolis

Our Providers Make the Difference
Fairview features nearly 4,000 providers practicing at over 200 locations throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area and beyond. Fairview Clinics, University of Minnesota Physicians and our independent partner clinics provide an exceptional care experience, while lowering the overall costs of health care.
 
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