What is unique about adolescent healthcare?
Dr. Hagberg’s approach to adolescents is unique in the sense that it involves preparation and counseling. Building a trusting relationship is essential to patient comfort and excellent long term health and safety.
- Topics discussed by Dr. Hagberg regarding adolescent healthcare include but are not limited to the following:
- Exam preparation
- Discussion about hormonal changes
- Pregnancy prevention
- Prevention of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
- Counseling for Gardasil vaccination
- Pre-college counseling (safety in college)