Well Child Exams


 

Our Well Child exams are instrumental in maintaining the health of your child, catching behavior and development concerns before they become problems, and ensuring your child is off to the very best start in life.

Come Visit Our Office!  936.582.5620

 

WELL BABY VISITS


 Newborn Hospitalization- Admission history & physical, daily hospital visits, optional male circumcision, discharge examination & instructions.

 1 week- checkup, neonatal metabolic screening (heelstick blood test)

 1 month- checkup

 2 month- checkup, vaccines

 4 month- checkup, vaccines

 6 month- checkup, vaccines

 9 month- checkup, complete blood count to check for anemia (fingerstick blood test)

 12 month- (Has to be on or after the first birthday) checkup, vaccines

 15 month- checkup, vaccines

 18 month- checkup, vaccinations only if your child is behind

WELL CHILD VISITS


 2 years- checkup, optional Hepatitis A #1 (Hepatitis A #2 given 6-12 months later)

 3 years- checkup (Hep A #2)

 4 years- (Has to be on or after the 4 th Birthday) checkup, hearing & vision screen, vaccine boosters

 5 years- checkup, Review for Kindergarten readiness

 6-8 years- yearly checkups

WELL PRE-ADOLESCENT AND ADOLESCENT VISITS


 9-18 years- yearly checkups

 Chicken pox vaccine (if no history of chicken pox)

 Hepatitis B Series if not already given

 Cholesterol screen, CBC, and urine dip at 14 years

 Optional Gardasil series against Human Papilloma Virus for males and females

 Prior to 7th grade only: Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis) booster, Menactra

 10 yr vaccine against meningococcal meningitis

CHECKUPS


A physical includes a head to toe exam, review of past illnesses, refills of maintenance medications, developmental and speech screening, vaccinations (if due), and a growth check on the growth chart. Starting at age 4, blood pressure readings are checked with the yearly physical.

Location
Lake Area Pediatrics
18059 Hwy 105 W, Suite 130
Montgomery, TX 77356-5002
Phone: 936-582-5620
Fax: 936-582-5621
Office Hours

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