Well Child Visits

If this is your first child, do not be overwhelmed with all the information. If you have other children, you may find that a few things have changed. The following is a schedule of the routine “Well Child” appointments and what to expect at each visit.

Birth: Hepatitis B
Initial Visit: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Hepatitis B (if not administered at birth)
2 weeks: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment
1 month: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Hepatitis B
2 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Prevnar 13, Rotavirus, Pentacel ( DTaP, IPV, HIB)
4 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Prevnar 13, Rotavirus, Pentacel (DTaP, IPV, HIB)
6 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, Prevnar 13, Rotavirus, Pentacel (DTaP, IPV, HIB)
9 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment , TB risk assessment, Hemoglobin, Hepatitis B
12 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, TB risk assessment, MMR, Varicella, Hepatitis A
15 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, TB risk assessment, DTaP, Prevnar 13, HIB
18 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, TB risk assessment, Hepatitis A
24 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, TB risk assessment
30 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, TB risk assessment
36 months: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, TB risk assessment
4 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, TB risk assessment
5 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, TB risk assessment, DTaP, IPV, MMR, Varicella
6 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, Lead risk assessment, TB risk assessment
7 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
8 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
9 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
10 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
11 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment, Cholesterol screening, Tdap and Menactra #1
12 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
13 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
14 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
15 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
16 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment, Menactra #2
17 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
18 years: Physical Exam, Developmental Assessment, TB risk assessment
19 years: Physical Exam, TB risk assessment
20 years: Physical Exam, TB risk assessment
21 years: Physical Exam, TB risk assessment
22 years: Physical Exam, TB risk assessment

As insurance coverage varies, please check with your insurance regarding the coverage of Well Child Care and Immunizations.

ACIP Recommendation for Human Papillomavirus Vaccination
EFFECTIVE MAR 27, 2015

HPV vaccine for routine vaccination of females 11 or 12 years* of age and females through 26 years of age who have not been vaccinated previously or who have not completed the 3-dose series.
HPV vaccine for routine vaccination of males 11 or 12 years* of age and males through 21 years of age who have not been vaccinated previously or who have not completed the 3-dose series.