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Pediatric/Youth Gynecology Clinic

The Paediatric & Adolescent Gynaecology Clinic helps children and youth up to 18 years old with gynaecology-related diagnoses including menstrual disorders, abdominal pain, congenital anomalies, surgical emergencies, vulvar disorders, contraception, sexually transmitted infections, and other gynaecological conditions. Self-referrals are accepted for adolescent (teenage) sexual health, including contraception. 

The Paediatric & Adolescent Gynaecology Clinic at IWK Health is the only tertiary (specialized) gynaecology referral centre in the Maritime Provinces. 

What to expect

The clinic includes an interdisciplinary team consisting of a gynaecologist, Registered Nurses (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), and medical students/residents.

Be sure to bring along the following to your appointment:

  • Your child's health card
  • Your appointment letter
  • Name of your referring physician and/or family physician
  • A list of medications
  • Your insurance information
  • A list of questions you and/or your child may have for the physician 
  • Books, games, snacks, diapers, change of baby clothes, or other necessities

Clinic Location & Contact Info:
Shared Clinics, 1st Floor, Children’s Building (near the South Street entrance)
Gynaecology Clinic Phone #: 902-470-7432
Referral Fax#: 470-7061

Accessing this Clinic, Program or Service

Children’s Building - IWK Health Centre

5850/5980 University Avenue
Halifax , Nova Scotia