Adolescent specialists are doctors who have advanced training in the health issues that adolescents face. These physicians deal with issues like the onset of puberty, reproductive health, eating disorders, irregular periods, mood changes, drugs and pressures from home and school. For girls entering adulthood, adolescent specialists can act as both pediatrician and gynecologist, so they only have to see one doctor for all their needs.
Adolescent specialists treat or diagnose teens for the following conditions:
Adolescent Idiopathic scoliosis
learning and attention problems
depression, anxiety and other mental health problems
The area of Florissant, MO has a population of approximately 326,919 people. There is 1 adolescent specialist near Florissant, which gives it a ratio of 1 adolescent specialist per 326,919 residents or a ratio of 1 adolescent specialist per 127,869 households. There are 127,869 households in Florissant.