Adolescent and Young Adult Reproductive Endocrinology and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Program

Within our Reproductive Endocrinology Practice at Boston Children’s Hospital, we provide care to adolescents and young adults with disorders of puberty, abnormal menstrual periods (irregular, heavy, painful, frequent, or absent), polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), ovarian insufficiency, breast disorders, hormonal acne and hair growth, and bone health concerns.  We also see patients for consultation regarding contraceptive care of all types including long-acting reversible contraception (LARC). We’re here to help!

Our department is actively involved in research and publications—which means that we offer up-to-date, evidence-based treatments and evaluations to help you or your child. We also offer a wide range of services to care for you/your child, including:

  • consultations
  • comprehensive physical exams
  • gynecological exams
  • hormonal testing
  • ultrasounds
  • magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • bone density tests
  • hormonal therapy
  • nutritional counseling
  • ongoing management