Well Checkup


Immunization Schedule

Age at check-up Immunizations/Screening Tests
Birth (in hospital) Hearing Screen, Newborn Screen (PKU), Hep B Vaccine
2 Week Post Hospital Exam/Weight check
4 Weeks* Growth evaluation, Review of Screening Tests, Hep B
2 Months DTaP, Hib, IPV, Prevnar, Rotateq
4 Months DTaP, Hib, IPV, Prevnar, Rotateq
6 Months* DTaP, Hib, IPV, Prevnar, Rotateq
9 Months Hep B, Lead Screen, Hgb
12 Months* MMR, Varivax and Varicella, Prevnar
15 Months Hep A, Hib
18 Months DTaP
2 Years Hep A ,Lead Screen, Hgb
3 Years Growth & development evaluation
4 Years* DTaP, IPV Hearing & Vision Screens, Hbg
5 Years MMR, Varivax and Varicella, U/A, Hearing & Vision Screens
Adolescent Vaccines TdaP, Menactra, Meningococcal B, Hep A (if not already received), Varicella (if not already received), HPV (human papilloma virus)

* The 1 month, 6months, 12 months, and 4 years exams need to be done on or after the actual date.

After 5 years, check-ups are recommended every 1-2 years. However, Stamford Pediatric Associates requires yearly physicals for patients taking medications for chronic problems.

Abbreviations used:
DTaP Diphtheria, Tetanus, acellular Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
Gardasil 9 Cervical Cancer Prevention (HPV virus)
Hep B Hepatitis B Vaccine
Hgb Hemoglobin (test for Anemia)
Hib Hemophilus influenzae, type b Vaccine
IPV Inactivated Polio Vaccine
Menactra Meningitis Vaccine
MMR Measles, Mumps, Rubella
Prevnar Pneumococcal Vaccine
Rotateq Rotavirus Vaccine
TB Tuberculosis
U/A Urinalysis
Varivax Varicella (chicken pox) vaccine