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 Bluffton, SC has a population of approximately 33,954 people. There is 1 adolescent specialist near Bluffton, which gives it a ratio of 1 adolescent specialist per 33,954 residents or a ratio of 1 adolescent specialist per 12,171 households. There are 12,171 households in Bluffton.