The programs provide consultative and primary care to adolescents and young adults between the ages of 12 and 21 experiencing a wide range of conditions including acne, eating disorders, gynecological and reproductive health problems, sports injuries, substance abuse, and gender identity issues.
The Adolescent Health Center, is the focal point for many of these services. This health center, provides comprehensive, primary care for individuals in this age group. In addition, consultative care is provided to patients referred from other primary care providers and to some younger patients with developmental or maturational problems.
Deepika Darbari, M.D., reviews age-appropriate screenings and immunizations for children with sickle cell disease, as well as tips for co-managing the care of children with sickle cell disease.