• 3-5 days Examination, Jaundice evaluation and discussion of feeding issues
  • 2 weeks Examination and instructions at the office, PKU test
  • 2 months Screening exam, immunizations (DTaP1, HIB2, IPV3, HepB4, Rotavirus, PCV5)
  • 4 months Screening exam, immunizations (DTaP, HIB, IPV, PCV, Rotavirus)
  • 6 months Screening exam, immunizations (DTaP, HIB, IPV, HepB, PCV, Influenza6 if winter months, Rotavirus) ASQ7
  • 9-10 mos. Screening exam and instructions
  • 12-15 mos. Screening exam, immunizations (DTaP, MMR8 and Varicella9 or MMRV10, PCV, IPV) ASQ
  • 18 months Screening exam and instructions ASQ
  • 24 months Screening exam (HepA11) ASQ
  • 3 years Screening exam and instructions ASQ
  • 4 years Screening exam and instructions ASQ
  • 5 years Screening exam, immunizations (DTaP, IPV, MMR and Varicella or MMRV) ASQ
  • Annually Screening exam. Adolescents are required to get a Td or Tdap and meningococcal by age 13.
  1. Diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine (DTaP)
  2. Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine (HIB).
  3. Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine (IPV)
  4. Hepatitis B vaccine (HepB)
  5. Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV)
  6. Influenza Vaccine
  7. Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ). A simple low cost way to screen infants and young children for developmental delays during the crucial first 5 years of life.
  8. Measles, mumps and rubella vaccine (MMR)
  9. Varicella Vaccine or Chicken Pox Vaccine.
  10. Measles, mumps, rubella and varicella vaccine (MMRV). This vaccine is licensed by Merck as ProQuad®
  11. Hepatitis A Vaccine (HepA)

This visit schedule is recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics and is crucial for the health and well-being of your child. However, some insurance plans may not cover all of the recommended visits. Please check with your insurance carrier for your specific plan benefits.

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