Dr. Dennis Mcgeath is an adolescent specialist practicing in Petoskey, MI. Dr. Mcgeath 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. Mcgeath 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
Wayne State University School of Medicine 1978
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
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