Ages 13-18



Screening and Consultations: 

History : Tell Us About Yourself

  • Health status: medical/surgical, your periods, reproductive health
  • Family medical history
  • Dietary/nutrition assessment (including eating disorders and obesity)
  • Physical activity
  • Use of medications, including complementary and alternative medicine 
  • Tobacco, alcohol or any other drug use / experimentation
  • Emotional, physical, and sexual abuse
  • Sexual practices (including vaginal, anal, and oral sex; sexual orientation, number of  partners; contraceptive use; exchange sex for drugs or money)
  • Preventing unwanted/unintended pregnancy
  • Postponing sexual involvement
  • Contraceptive options-birth control pills, IUDs, Nexplanon implants, 
  • Sexually transmitted infectionsbarrier protection
  • Internet/phone safety

Physical Examination

  • Height
  • Weight
  • Body mass index (BMI)
  • Blood pressure
  • Secondary sexual characteristics (Tanner staging)
  • Pelvic examination (when indicated by the medical history)
  • Abdominal examination
  • Additional physical examinations as clinically appropriate

Labs, Immunizations and Other Tests: 

Periodic

  • Chlamydia and gonorrhea testing (if you are sexually active)
  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing (if pregnant or requested)
  • Tdap vaccine - Persons aged 11 through 18 years who have not received Tdap vaccine should receive a dose followed by tetanus and diphtheria toxoids [Td] booster doses every 10 years thereafter. Tdap can be administered regardless of the interval since the last tetanus and diphtheria toxoid-containing vaccine. 
  • Hepatitis B vaccine -one series for those not previously immunized
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccineone series for those not previously immunized, ages 9-26 years
  • Influenza vaccineannually
  • Measles-mumps-rubella vaccinefor those not previously immunized
  • Meningococcal conjugate vaccine1 dose at age 13-18 years if not previously vaccinated. Persons who received their first dose at age 13-15 years should receive a booster dose at age 16-18 years
  • Varicella vaccineone series for those without evidence of immunity

High-Risk Groups (See our "ARE YOU HIGH RISK" page for more information.)

  • Colorectal cancer screening (only if family history of certain conditions)
  • Diabetes testing
  • Genetic testing/counseling
  • Hemoglobin level assessment
  • Hepatitis B virus testing
  • Hepatitis C virus testing (not sexually active)
  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing 
  • Lipid profile assessment
  • Sexually transmitted infection testing
  • Tuberculosis skin testing
  • Hepatitis A vaccine
  • Pneumococcal vaccine


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