ADOLESCENT GYNECOLOGY

Expert Care in Pediatric-Adolescent Gynecology

Gynecology is the area of medicine that specializes in diagnosing, treating, and managing conditions that affect the female reproductive organs. We provide evaluation, treatment, and support tailored to babies, children, and teens. Dr. Katz is excellent in her treatment and communication with this very special and unique group of patients.

Gynecology Conditions We Treat

Our gynecologists have the expertise to treat all kinds of conditions and injuries that affect females’ reproductive organs. Some of the issues we treat include:

  • Anomalies of the reproductive organs, such as the uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes, or cervix
  • Congenital (present since birth) or acquired (developed after birth) genital anomalies
  • Contraception
  • Cysts, masses, or lesions of the reproductive organs
  • Early or delayed puberty or sexual development
  • Endometriosis
  • Menstrual problems caused by other health conditions
  • Painful periods and heavy bleeding
  • Pelvic pain
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), such as chlamydia, genital herpes, HIV, human papillomavirus (HPV),¬†pelvic inflammatory disease, and syphilis
  • Vaginal discharge
  • Vaginal trauma
  • Vaginitis (inflammation of the vagina), yeast infections, and other infections

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Pediatric-Adolescent Gynecology Services We Offer

Our team offers comprehensive care for babies, girls, and young women, focusing on treatment for complex conditions. We have expertise in working with patients who have special needs or developmental delays. Our services include:

  • Minimally invasive surgery for conditions such as ovarian cysts and endometriosis
  • Counseling and provision of contraception as birth control and as treatment for certain conditions such as heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Evaluation and treatment for menstrual abnormalities, pelvic pain, and STDs
  • Fertility preservation for patients undergoing certain types of cancer treatment
  • Reconstructive surgery for developmental anomalies of reproductive organs