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Who is qualified to do a girls adolescent health examination?

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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
6 doctors agree

In brief: Pediatrician/interni

Pediatricians and internal medicine doctors typically do such exams, OB gynes or er doctors under certain circumstances do these exams too.

In brief: Pediatrician/interni

Pediatricians and internal medicine doctors typically do such exams, OB gynes or er doctors under certain circumstances do these exams too.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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Dr. Jennifer Diabo
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Pediatrician

Most pediatricians are qualified to do a girls adolescent health exam. If your daughter needs a pap smear, some pediatric offices do not perform this procedure.
I would call ahead to your office and find out. Adolescent health specialists would also be a good place to turn for a health exam, and/ or pap smear.

In brief: Pediatrician

Most pediatricians are qualified to do a girls adolescent health exam. If your daughter needs a pap smear, some pediatric offices do not perform this procedure.
I would call ahead to your office and find out. Adolescent health specialists would also be a good place to turn for a health exam, and/ or pap smear.
Dr. Jennifer Diabo
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Exam

Agree. Also, nurse practitioners trained in the field can do exams.

In brief: Exam

Agree. Also, nurse practitioners trained in the field can do exams.
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