Vaccines

Your child needs to come in at these times for regular check up (and immunizations at each visit):

1 week                Check weight and newborn history    

1 month              check metabolic screen result (pku)                    

2 months             DTaP, Ipv, Hep B, Hib, Prevnar, Rotavirus        

4 months             DTaP, Ipv, Hep B, Hib, Prevnar, Rotavirus        

6 months             DTaP, Ipv, Hep B, Hib, Prevnar, Rotavirus

9 months             Hemoglobin, Lead

12 months           MMR, Varivax, Prevnar, Hep A

15 months           DTaP, Hib 

18 months           Hep A

24 months          Hemoglobin, Lead

3 yr                      Catch up on any missing shots

4 yr                      DTaP, Ipv, MMR, Varivax

(after 4 yr, your child needs to come in once a year)

11 yr                     Meningitis, Tdap, Gardasil (for girls)

 

*  flu shots starting at 6 months, then every year, beginning in Oct.

 

Sweetwater Pediatrics, LLC strongly believes in immunizing children. 

If parents have any questions regarding immunizations, Dr. Jung will be glad to discuss these with you.

 

Please refer to helpful links with information regarding immunization:

www.cdc.gov                 www.aap.org                  www.choa.org

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