Teen Health Center

When children reach their teen years, they are certain that they know more than their parents. Sometimes that's hard to take, especially when we look back through the eyes of our own experience and see the mistakes they are about to make.

We want to tell them just to take our word for it and follow in our footsteps. It would make their lives so much easier. Or would it? It’s helpful to remind ourselves that being a teen is very different from raising a teen. Dr. Greene’s Teen and Adolescent Center is here to help.

Featured Article

Sex Should NOT Hurt!

I am a 17-year-old girl, and I want to know why it hurts so much when my boyfriend and I have sex?

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Articles

Concerned about something regarding your teen’s health? How can you treat their condition, and is it contagious? Our articles take a detailed look at health matters pertinent to teens.

Q&A Guides

Questions from parents and teens covering everything from love and sex to cigarettes and body odor.

Activities & Fun

The things kids enjoyed may no longer be engaging for teens. Here are some positive ideas for staying engaged.

Growing up

The changes that occur during puberty signal the move from childhood into adulthood and that isn't always easy.