Skip to Main Content

Adolescent Medicine

The Adolescent Medicine section specializes in the subspecialty referrals and the care of young adults ages 12-21. Our faculty pediatricians see referred patients for consultation and evaluation at the Long Wharf (New Haven) and Norwalk clinic sites. Faculty also precept/supervise adolescents in the Primary Care Center at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital.

Our clinical staff of physicians and advanced nurse practitioners provides both primary and referral/consultation care at a number of clinical sites in New Haven to adolescents and young adults, ages 11 to 22 years old.

    Primary Care Clinic

    We provide primary care services at the Yale-New Haven Hospital's Primary Care Center's Adolescent Clinic, and three school based clinics. We provide care in the areas of:

    • Routine care of chronic illnesses, such as asthma, ADHD, evaluation and management of mental health disorders, such as depression, anxiety and family issues.
    • Problems of normal health and development
    • Reproductive health, including menstruation, contraception and pregnancy
    • Sexually transmitted diseases
    • Acute illnesses and injuries

    Our school based clinics include:

    • Hamden High School, under the direction of Heidi Levine-Wildstein, APRN
    • Hillhouse High School, under the direction of Sarah Vaughan, APRN
    • Hill Regional Career High School, under the direction of Alison Moriarty-Daley, APRN