Girls should start visiting a gynecologist between the ages of 13 and 15, even if they’re not sexually active, according to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In fact, all teenage girls should establish a strong relationship with a gynecologist because it can help protect their future reproductive health.
Presbyterian-affiliated gynecologists have offices located throughout Charlotte and the surrounding areas, so they’re close by and convenient to work, home or school. Some physicians also have a special focus on adolescent gynecology. Find a gynecologist who is right for your daughter »
Visits to a gynecologist’s office should not replace routine visits with your daughter’s primary care doctor. A gynecologist can address issues that may not be covered by your teen’s primary care doctor, such as pelvic pain, irregular periods, contraception and sexually transmitted dis