For some girls, transitioning into puberty may be a challenging and an awkward time of their life. Besides this there are some anatomical conditions that only become obvious only after puberty or adolescent years. Dr Musa understands that young girls may find this phase of life difficult and can find consultations a bit hard.
Adolescent gynaecology is an area in which specific knowledge and expertise is required to ensure that patients achieve the best outcome.
Gynaecological problems in adolescents are common, and although serious pathology is rare, distress can be significant.
Adolescent girls are under greater pressure than ever before,and symptoms like painful periods may have a signiﬁcant impact on schooling and examination performance.
Careful and sympathetic assessment is crucial, and simple treatment remedies may be all that is required.
However, complex and rare medical conditions can also occur and must not be missed. Some congenital disorders present for the first time in adolescence. Early detection and appropriate treatment will ensure the best possible outcomes in terms of sexual function and potential fertility.
Dr Musa offers a vast variety of investigations and treatment solutions for the following Gynaecological challenges which may be encountered in this age group:
Dr Musa refers complex cases to the the Queensland Statewide Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology Service for conditions listed below
Dr Musa’s patients appreciate the warmth, professional integrity, and open communication that define her medical practice. She is determined to help her patients understand their own health so they can be well informed when making important health decisions.