Dr. George Sproul is an adolescent specialist practicing in Staunton, VA. Dr. Sproul works with patients who are in the adolescent age, or generally between the ages of 11 and 19 years old. As an adolescent-specialist, Dr. Sproul treats many common health issues that pre-teens and teenagers face, from mental, to behavioral, to physical conditions. Some of these issues may include growth and hormone problems, sports injuries, eating disorders, substance abuse and more. Adolescent specialists perform medical exams, histories and diagnostic tests, and develop individualized treatment plans for each patient.
Education and Training
Univ of Va Sch of Med, Charlottesville Va 1974
University of Virginia / Main Campus 1974
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
- Univ Of Va Med Ctr, Pediatrics; Strong Mem Hsp U Rochester, Pediatrics
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