Dr. Joshua Scott M.D.
Adolescent Specialist | Adolescent Medicine13500 Van Nuys Blvd Pacoima CA, 91331
Dr. Joshua Scott is an adolescent specialist practicing in Pacoima, CA. Dr. Scott 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. Scott 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.
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Sports Medicine
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