Judith Simms-Cendan, MD, specializes in pediatric and adolescent gynecology. She enjoys caring for a wide range of concerns of teens such as irregular, heavy or painful menses, acne and pelvic pain. She is fluent in Spanish and provides open and straightforward education about abstinence, contraception and STDs. Dr. Simms-Cendan is experienced in managing menstrual disorders and contraception in adolescent girls with complicated medical problems such as lupus, bleeding disorders, and diabetes. She also evaluates and treats pediatric gynecologic disorders such as vaginitis and congenital anomalies. Dr. Simms-Cendan provides menstrual cycle control options to children with special needs such as cerebral palsy and Down syndrome. She is an experienced laparoscopic surgeon and treats endometriosis and ovarian cysts.