Adolescent Medicine

Location of Care

About Adolescent Medicine

The transitional period from childhood to adulthood brings diverse developmental challenges that warrant specialized care focused on these unique needs. Adolescent Medicine at OU Children’s Physicians has broadened the scope of available services to address the health care concerns of young people between the ages of 12 and 23 years.

Amy Middleman, M.D., M.S.Ed., M.P.H.; Kelly Curran, M.D., M.A.; Shauna Lawlis, M.D.; Patrick W. Butler, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.; Paulette Pitt, Ph.D.; and Katie Kuriakose, M.S., R.D./L.D. provide comprehensive and collaborative services for adolescent-specific issues. Uniting their broad ranges of expertise, this adolescent medicine team optimizes the health and well-being of adolescent patients using a strengths-based interdisciplinary approach to treat common, yet often complex and/or chronic conditions, including such concerns or conditions as: