MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Wellesley College , 1995 , Wellesley , MA

Medical School

  • Tufts University School of Medicine , 1999 , Boston , MA

Internship

  • Lucile S. Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford , 2000 , Palo Alto , CA

Residency

  • Lucile S. Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford , 2002 , Palo Alto , CA

Fellowship

  • Boston Children's Hospital , Boston , MA

Graduate Degree

MS, Clinical Investigation
  • Harvard School of Public Health , 2006 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Sexual Orientation and Age at Menarche in Three U.S. Longitudinal Cohorts. J Adolesc Health. 2021 Aug 14. View abstract
  2. Co-occurrence of immune-mediated conditions and endometriosis among adolescents and adult women. Am J Reprod Immunol. 2021 07; 86(1):e13404. View abstract
  3. The Impact of Progestin-only Contraception on Adolescents with Macromastia. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2021 Feb; 9(2):e3421. View abstract
  4. A Clinical and Pathologic Exploration of Suspected Peritoneal Endometriotic Lesions. Int J Gynecol Pathol. 2020 Dec 14. View abstract
  5. Is Ovarian Reserve Impacted in Anorexia Nervosa? J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2021 Apr; 34(2):196-202. View abstract
  6. Optimal Timing for Reduction Mammaplasty in Adolescents. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 12; 146(6):1213-1220. View abstract
  7. Sexual orientation-related differences in contraceptive use: A brief report based on a cohort of adolescent and young women. Contraception. 2021 03; 103(3):195-198. View abstract
  8. The Effect of Surgical Treatment on the Quality of Life of Young Women with Breast Asymmetry: A Longitudinal, Cohort Study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 10; 146(4):400e-408e. View abstract
  9. Characteristics of Adolescents with Differing Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Phenotypes. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2020 Dec; 33(6):697-702. View abstract
  10. Long-acting reversible contraception side effect management. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2020 08; 32(4):461-470. View abstract
  11. In utero and early life exposures in relation to endometriosis in adolescents and young adults. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2020 Sep; 252:393-398. View abstract
  12. Supplementation with vitamin D or ?-3 fatty acids in adolescent girls and young women with endometriosis (SAGE): a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2020 07 01; 112(1):229-236. View abstract
  13. Quality of Life in Adolescent and Young Adult Women With Dyspareunia and Endometriosis. J Adolesc Health. 2020 10; 67(4):557-561. View abstract
  14. Overlap Between Irritable Bowel Syndrome Diagnosis and Endometriosis in Adolescents. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021 03; 19(3):528-537.e1. View abstract
  15. Complications and Quality of Life following Reduction Mammaplasty in Adolescents and Young Women. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 09; 144(3):572-581. View abstract
  16. Will it Hurt? The Intrauterine Device Insertion Experience and Long-Term Acceptability Among Adolescents and Young Women. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2019 Dec; 32(6):615-621. View abstract
  17. Impact of Adrenal Hormone Supplementation on Bone Geometry in Growing Teens With Anorexia Nervosa. J Adolesc Health. 2019 10; 65(4):462-468. View abstract
  18. Contraceptive use by women across different sexual orientation groups. Contraception. 2019 09; 100(3):202-208. View abstract
  19. Long-term Skeletal Consequences of Anorexia Nervosa: A "Wake up Call". J Adolesc Health. 2019 03; 64(3):283-285. View abstract
  20. The Impact of Endometriosis on Quality of Life in Adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 2018 12; 63(6):766-772. View abstract
  21. The Effect of Surgical Treatment for Gynecomastia on Quality of Life in Adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 2018 12; 63(6):759-765. View abstract
  22. An update on PCOS in adolescents. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2018 08; 30(4):459-465. View abstract
  23. Prevalence of migraines in adolescents with endometriosis. Fertil Steril. 2018 04; 109(4):685-690. View abstract
  24. Long-Term Effects of Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Agonists and Add-Back in Adolescent Endometriosis. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2018 Aug; 31(4):376-381. View abstract
  25. Magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy evidence of efficacy for adrenal and gonadal hormone replacement therapy in anorexia nervosa. Bone. 2018 05; 110:335-342. View abstract
  26. Spectrum of symptoms in women diagnosed with endometriosis during adolescence vs adulthood. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 03; 218(3):324.e1-324.e11. View abstract
  27. The Effect of Reduction Mammaplasty on Quality of Life in Adolescents With Macromastia. Pediatrics. 2017 Nov; 140(5). View abstract
  28. Adolescent Gynecomastia. Pediatr Endocrinol Rev. 2017 Jun; 14(4):371-377. View abstract
  29. Bone marrow fat content in 70 adolescent girls with anorexia nervosa: Magnetic resonance imaging and magnetic resonance spectroscopy assessment. Pediatr Radiol. 2017 Jul; 47(8):952-962. View abstract
  30. Effect of Exercise and Antidepressants on Skeletal Outcomes in Adolescent Girls With Anorexia Nervosa. J Adolesc Health. 2017 Feb; 60(2):229-232. View abstract
  31. The ability of low-magnitude mechanical signals to normalize bone turnover in adolescents hospitalized for anorexia nervosa. Osteoporos Int. 2017 04; 28(4):1255-1263. View abstract
  32. Skeletal outcomes by peripheral quantitative computed tomography and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in adolescent girls with anorexia nervosa. Osteoporos Int. 2016 12; 27(12):3549-3558. View abstract
  33. Practice-Based Quality Improvement Collaborative to Increase Chlamydia Screening in Young Women. Pediatrics. 2016 05; 137(5). View abstract
  34. The Effects of Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Agonist Combined with Add-Back Therapy on Quality of Life for Adolescents with Endometriosis: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2017 Apr; 30(2):215-222. View abstract
  35. Hormonal Add-Back Therapy for Females Treated With Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Agonist for Endometriosis: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Sep; 126(3):617-627. View abstract
  36. Weight Changes After Reduction Mammaplasty in Adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 2015 Sep; 57(3):277-81. View abstract
  37. Reply: Psychological Impact of Breast Asymmetry on Adolescents: A Prospective Cohort. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Jul; 136(1):109e-110e. View abstract
  38. Psychological impact of breast asymmetry on adolescents: a prospective cohort study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Dec; 134(6):1116-1123. View abstract
  39. Clinical Variability in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor Screening and Management in Adolescent and Young Adult Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2015 Oct; 28(5):317-23. View abstract
  40. Utility of ultrasound in the diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents. Fertil Steril. 2014 Nov; 102(5):1432-8. View abstract
  41. MR Imaging in a case of severe anorexia nervosa: the 'flip-flop' effect. Pediatr Radiol. 2015 Apr; 45(4):617-20. View abstract
  42. Abstract 63: expression of follicle-stimulating hormone receptor in vascular anomalies. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Apr; 133(4 Suppl):1024. View abstract
  43. Percentage body fat by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry is associated with menstrual recovery in adolescents with anorexia nervosa. J Adolesc Health. 2014 Jun; 54(6):739-41. View abstract
  44. Expression of follicle-stimulating hormone receptor in vascular anomalies. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Mar; 133(3):344e-351e. View abstract
  45. Abstract 75: expression of follicle-stimulating hormone receptor in vascular anomalies. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Mar; 133(3 Suppl):86. View abstract
  46. Diagnosing dysglycemia in adolescents with polycystic ovary syndrome. J Adolesc Health. 2014 Jul; 55(1):79-84. View abstract
  47. Does hormone replacement normalize bone geometry in adolescents with anorexia nervosa? J Bone Miner Res. 2014 Jan; 29(1):151-7. View abstract
  48. Exercise and bone: where do we stand? Metabolism. 2013 Dec; 62(12):1714-7. View abstract
  49. The authors reply. J Adolesc Health. 2013 Oct; 53(4):548-9. View abstract
  50. Endometriosis for the primary care physician. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2013 Aug; 25(4):454-62. View abstract
  51. The use of gonadotropin releasing hormone analogues in adolescent and young patients with endometriosis. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Aug; 25(4):287-92. View abstract
  52. Vertebral fracture assessment in adolescents and young women with anorexia nervosa: a case series. J Clin Densitom. 2014 Jan-Mar; 17(1):207-11. View abstract
  53. Psychosocial impact of adolescent gynecomastia: a prospective case-control study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Apr; 131(4):890-896. View abstract
  54. Severe hyperandrogenemia and insulin resistance in a 12-year-old girl. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2012 Aug; 25(4):e99-101. View abstract
  55. An unusual complication of rapid weight loss. Adolesc Med State Art Rev. 2012 Aug; 23(2):215-21. View abstract
  56. Clinical variability in approaches to polycystic ovary syndrome. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2012 Aug; 25(4):259-61. View abstract
  57. The impact of macromastia on adolescents: a cross-sectional study. Pediatrics. 2012 Aug; 130(2):e339-46. View abstract
  58. Expression of androgen, estrogen, progesterone, and growth hormone receptors in vascular malformations. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Jun; 129(6):919e-924e. View abstract
  59. The effect of obesity on early outcomes in adolescents undergoing reduction mammaplasty. Ann Plast Surg. 2012 Mar; 68(3):257-60. View abstract
  60. The effect of gonadal and adrenal steroid therapy on skeletal health in adolescents and young women with anorexia nervosa. Metabolism. 2012 Jul; 61(7):1010-20. View abstract
  61. Bioavailability of vitamin D in malnourished adolescents with anorexia nervosa. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Aug; 96(8):2575-80. View abstract
  62. Hormone replacement therapy and the adolescent. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Oct; 22(5):363-8. View abstract
  63. Malnutrition and hemodynamic status in adolescents hospitalized for anorexia nervosa. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010 Aug; 164(8):706-13. View abstract
  64. Adolescent gynecomastia: not only an obesity issue. Ann Plast Surg. 2010 May; 64(5):688-90. View abstract
  65. The effect of bed rest on bone turnover in young women hospitalized for anorexia nervosa: a pilot study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009 May; 94(5):1650-5. View abstract
  66. Gynecomastia in adolescents. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2008 Aug; 20(4):375-82. View abstract
  67. Prevalence and predictors of abnormal liver enzymes in young women with anorexia nervosa. J Pediatr. 2008 Aug; 153(2):247-53. View abstract
  68. Hormone replacement therapy for the adolescent patient. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2008; 1135:204-11. View abstract
  69. Bone density in adolescents treated with a GnRH agonist and add-back therapy for endometriosis. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2007 Oct; 20(5):293-7. View abstract
  70. Skeletal measurements by quantitative ultrasound in adolescents and young women with anorexia nervosa. J Pediatr. 2007 Mar; 150(3):286-90, 290.e1. View abstract
  71. Bone cross-sectional geometry in adolescents and young women with anorexia nervosa: a hip structural analysis study. Osteoporos Int. 2007 Jun; 18(6):797-804. View abstract
  72. Bone health in adolescents. Adolesc Med Clin. 2006 Oct; 17(3):639-52; abstract xi. View abstract
  73. Fainting freshmen and sinking sophomores: cardiovascular issues of the adolescent. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2004 Aug; 16(4):350-6. View abstract