This is a time of changes for how teenagers think, feel, and interact with others, and how their bodies grow. Most girls will be physically mature by now, and most will have completed puberty. Boys might still be maturing physically during this time. Your teen might have concerns about her body size, shape, or weight.
Late or early puberty
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How much will my teen grow?
Learn about our expanded patient care options for your health care needs. The teenage years are also called adolescence. Adolescence is a time for growth spurts and puberty changes.
The teenage years are also called adolescence. During this time, teens will see the greatest amount of growth in height and weight. Adolescence is a time for growth spurts and puberty changes. A teenager may grow several inches in several months followed by a period of very slow growth.