Branford, New Haven, Madison, Wallingford

Educational Videos

Watch as older sister Mia helps her younger sister to understand her body as she starts puberty.

 

Learn about what happens during a girls' period, and why it is so important for everybody to understand.

Links and Resources

ACOG: Your Changing Body

Puberty in girls

Find frequently asked questions about girls puberty including information about periods, body changes, and questions about the gynecologist.

Your First Period

Answer specific questions about your period, including information about pads, tampons, cramps, and other concerns.

21 Reasons to See A Gynecologist

Learn more about why you should see a gynecologist, even if you are only a teenager!

Mother and daughter wrapped in a towel at the beach. Mother and daughter drying off after a swim in sea water.

For the Parents

As your child navigates through puberty and their teenage years, there begins a series of natural changes. Your child will experience physical changes, psychological changes, and emotional changes which often lead to nerves and anxiety for both you and your child. Talking to your child is very helpful in the process and can help make them feel more comfortable. The links below provide a variety of reliable resources on topics that can help inform and provide tips on how to help your child through their phases of development.

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County Obstetrics and Gynecology Group, P.C. is dedicated to caring for the special health needs of women of all ages, whether they are just entering puberty, expecting a baby, or navigating menopause.

Our warm and professional staff are trained to provide the highest quality of care to our patients, including adult and adolescent gynecology, gynecologic surgery, obstetrics, urogynecology, and gynecologic oncology.

Gynecological Services
Our board-certified physicians and certified nurse midwives provide the highest quality gynecological services for women of all ages including annual exams, contraceptive management, surgery, and oncology.
Obstetrical Care
A healthy pregnancy starts with planning for the expected and unexpected. Our providers are here to support you from the confirmation of your pregnancy and prenatal care through the birth of your baby and postnatal checkups.
Menopause Management
Our providers help you navigate these life changes and can offer a wide range of solutions to manage pain and discomfort associated with perimenopause and menopause.
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