We found 9 adolescent medicine providers who accept Humana Platinum 500/HMO Premier near Miami, FL.

Dr. Maria Teresa Pol-Carballo, MD
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine, General Pediatrics
6450 W 21 Court; #301
Hialeah, FL
 

Dr. Maria Pol-Carballo's medical specialty is adolescent medicine and general pediatrics. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Nicklaus Children's Hospital and Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Pol-Carballo honors. She obtained her medical school training at the University of Illinois College of Medicine and performed her residency at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Maria Victoria Milla, MD
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine, General Pediatrics
3100 Sw 62 Avenue Ped Care Center
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Maria Milla specializes in adolescent medicine and general pediatrics. She is professionally affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital. She studied medicine at American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. Dr. Milla is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Dr. Sandra Yvonne Mitjans, MD
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine, General Pediatrics
700 East 25 Street
Hialeah, FL
 

Dr. Sandra Mitjans works as a general pediatrician and adolescent medicine specialist in Hialeah, FL. Her average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Mitjans is affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Her education and training includes medical school at the University of Salamanca Faculty of Medicine and residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center.

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Dr. Jeffrey Bruce Rosen, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Adolescent Medicine
370 Minorca Avenue
Coral Gables, FL
 

Dr. Jeffrey Rosen's areas of specialization are family medicine and adolescent medicine; he sees patients in Coral Gables, FL. Patient reviews placed Dr. Rosen at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Rosen include diabetes, obesity, and attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD). He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, he performed his residency at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Rosen's hospital/clinic affiliations include South Miami Hospital and Baptist Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Hypertension, Diabetes, Obesity, Attention Deficit Disorder, Preventive Care, Weight Loss

Dr. Lester Carrodeguas, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Adolescent Medicine
885 Sw 109 Avenue; Suite 131
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Lester Carrodeguas specializes in family medicine and adolescent medicine. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is professionally affiliated with South Miami Hospital. Dr. Carrodeguas is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Hoboken University Medical Center and Berkshire Medical Center, Dr. Carrodeguas attended medical school at Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Carrodeguas speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Isidro A Lopez, MD
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine, General Pediatrics
1495 Nw 20 Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Isidro Lopez is a physician who specializes in adolescent medicine and general pediatrics. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and performed his residency at Miami Children's Hospital. Dr. Lopez is professionally affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital.

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Dr. Eysa M Marquez-Brito, MD
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine, General Pediatrics
152 Almeria Avenue
Coral Gables, FL
 

Dr. Eysa Marquez-Brito is a general pediatrician and adolescent medicine specialist in Coral Gables, FL. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Marquez-Brito honors. After completing medical school at CETEC University School of Medicine, she performed her residency at Miami Children's Hospital. She speaks Spanish. She is affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital and South Miami Hospital.

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Dr. Jorge Alberto De Diego, MD
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine, General Pediatrics
3900 Nw 79th Avenue
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Jorge De Diego's areas of specialization are adolescent medicine and general pediatrics; he sees patients in Doral, FL and Miami, FL. On average, patients gave Dr. De Diego a rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Central University of the East School of Medicine.

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Dr. Roberto Uriel, MD
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine, General Pediatrics
5590 West 20 Avenue; #300
Hialeah, FL
 

Dr. Roberto Uriel's specialties are adolescent medicine and general pediatrics. Dr. Uriel takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Central University of the East School of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital.

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What is Adolescent Medicine?

Adolescent medicine specialists are doctors who have specific training and experience in issues that affect teenagers. Their patients may range in age from pre-teens to young adults in their early twenties. Adolescent medicine contains elements of both pediatric medicine and adult (internal) medicine. For example, just like in a pediatrician’s office, an adolescent medicine doctor might ask about problems at school or diagnose a learning disorder. Like an adult’s doctor, an adolescent medicine specialist may provide gynecological care such as pelvic exams. Furthermore, in many offices a teenage patient can schedule and attend appointments without a parent present. Adolescent medicine is a great way for teens to confidently take on greater responsibility for their health as they become adults.

Adolescent medicine specialists treat minor injuries and illnesses that affect people of all ages, such as strep throat or broken bones. However, their focus is on issues specific to the teenage years, including:
  • Acne
  • Puberty and growth
  • Eating disorders
  • Substance abuse
  • Teen sexuality, including sexual orientation, sexual violence, and birth control
  • Mood disorders and mental health
  • Bullying, peer pressure, and abuse at home or school

Depending on where you live, it may be hard to find adolescent medicine specialists, especially in a smaller town. While they specialize in providing care for teens, other kinds of doctors such as pediatricians and family practitioners can also treat young people. If you need help finding a doctor, your school nurse should be able to connect you with a physician in your area that knows about teenagers.