Adolescent Medicine

UBMD-Pediatrics-CMYK-logo.jpgThe Division of Adolescent Medicine is part of UBMD Pediatrics and affiliated with the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.  Our diverse staff provides specialized and multidisciplinary services focused on the health and psychosocial needs of adolescents and young adults, ages 12-30.

Subspecialty Services

  • Evaluation and treatment of eating disorders including obesity

  • Reproductive health care

  • Testing and treatment for sexually transmitted diseases

  • Evaluation, treatment and referral for alcohol and substance abuse

  • Evaluation and treatment of gynecological problems

  • Evaluation, 2nd opinions and treatment for complex multifactorial/chronic conditions

  • Follow-up of post-sexual assault patients and management of post-exposure prophylaxis medications

  • Care for adolescents with chronic disease

  • Routine HIV testing and risk reduction counseling and access to an HIV treatment specialized program

  • Medical management and care coordination of mental health conditions

  • Immunizations

  • Functional abdominal pain

  • Gender dysphoria

Resources for Patients & Families

Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM): http://www.adolescenthealth.org/

National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA): http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA): http://www.drugabuse.gov/

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