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Clinical Services at Rush Adolescent Clinic
Program Description

The Adolescent Clinic, located in Evergreen Park, Illinois, has been providing pregnancy and STD, HIV/AIDS prevention education and access to gynecological and contraceptive services to southwest Chicagoland adolescent and young adults since 1974. Focusing on prevention education and services, the Adolescent Clinic has minimized risk-taking behaviors, decreased the transmission of sexually transmitted diseases and reduced the incidence of unplanned and unwanted pregnancy in over 22,000 adolescent and young adults.

Education, Counseling and Other Services Provided

  • Annual Gynecological Exam

    Blood pressure, height, weight, anemia testing, breast exam (including self breast exam instruction), urinalysis, pelvic exam, pap smear, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, vaginal and urinary tract infections testing and treatment

  • Pregnancy Services

    Pregnancy prevention education, testing, options, referral, preconceptional health, family planning, infertility I services

  • Birth Control

    Methods specifics and risks, contraception supplies, emergency contraception

  • Sexual Health

    Abstinence, safer-sex practices, being faithful, and correct condom use

  • STI/HIV

    Risk, transmission, behavior, assessment and referral

  • Involvement

    Domestic violence, sexual coercion, family and partner involvement

All education, counseling and services provided are confidential and based on a sliding scale.


Clinical Team

Gary R. Strokosch is the Medical Director of the Department of Pediatric Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine’s Adolescent Clinic. Other staff members include pediatric residents, medical and nurse practitioner students, administrative and clerical staff from Rush University Medical Center.





Contact Name
Paula Soczek
Contact Phone
(708) 499-1643
Contact E-mail
contact_rush@rush.edu



LocationHours of Operation
Adolescent Clinic (Evergreen Park)
3900 West 95th Street, Suite 10-11
Evergreen Park, IL 60805

To inquire about hours, to arrange an appointment or to inquire about specific aspects of your care, please call (708) 499-1643.



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