Well Visit
Published: Apr. 15, 2024
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Well Visit

At each well visit, a comprehensive physical exam will be performed on your child. Our practice follows the immunization guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics. For descriptions of these vaccines and the diseases they protect against, please visit www.vaccinesafety.edu. You may also visit www.immunize.org. For detailed information sheets published by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) please visit www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/vis.

Your Baby’s AgeVaccines/Tests ForDiscussion Points
2 – 5 daysHepatitis B (if not given at the hospital)Feeding & Jaundice
2 weeksN/ACar Seat Saftey & Weight Gain
1 monthN/ASleep Pattern, Weight Gain, Feeding, Stool Pattern & Colic
2 monthsDiptheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Polio, Meningitis-Hib, Pneumococcus, Rotavirus & Hepatitis B     Sleep Pattern, Infant Interaction, Baby Sitters, Injury Prevention & Feeding
4 monthsDiptheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Polio, Mentngitis-Hib, Pneumococcus & RotavirusIntroducing Solid Foods, Motor Skills, Read/Play, Sibling Jealousy, Teething & No Walker
6 monthsDiptheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Polio, Meningitis-Hib, Pneumococcus, Rotavirus, Influenza & Anemia TestWeaning Night Time Feeding, Sunscreen, Motor Skills, Cup and Flouridated, Childproofing Home & Water
9 monthsHepatitus B (if not given at 6 months)Dental Care/Sleep Issues, Appetite Changes, Developmental Screening & Childproofing Home
12 monthsChicken Pox, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Hepatitis A, Lead Level & Anemia TestWater Saftey, Diet, Transitioning to Whole Milk, Lead Exposure, Anemia, Rear Facing Car Seat, Separation Anxiety & Dental Care
15 monthsDiptheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Meningitis-Hib & PneumococcusTemper Tantrums, Bedtime Rituals, Following Commands, Dental Care & Rear Facing Car Seat
18 monthsHepatitis A, Anemia Test & Lead LevelVocabulary, Rear Facing Car Seat & Dental Care
24 months Combining Words, Nutrition/Cholesterol, Socal Skills, Forward Facing Car Seat & Dental Care
30 monthsN/AVerbal Skills & Dental Care
3 years (and annually until 18)Blood Pressure & Vision TestDental Care, Saftey & Age Appropriate Topics