Well Child Preventative Care

Pediatric Care North staff with child
Pediatric Care North follows the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines on preventative health care for children from birth to 21 years of age.

3-5 Day Old Visit
Newborn screening, feeding and nutrition

2 Week Visit
Falls, cribs, sleep positioning, tummy time

2 Month Visit
Nutrition and feedings, developmental and social skills
Vaccine Recommendations: DTap, IPV, HepB, Hib, Rotavirus, Pneumoccal 20

4 Month Visit
Safety and anticipatory guidances
Vaccine recommendations: DTap, IPV, HepB, Hib, Rotavirus, Pneumoccal 20

6 Month Visit
Child proofing tips, poison control, advancing to solid foods
Vaccine recommendations: DTap, IPV, HepB, Rotavirus, Pneumoccal 20

9 Month Visit
Starting table foods, separation anxiety, stranger anxiety, nocturnal wakings

12 Month Visit
Introduction of whole milk, choking hazards, lead exposure, falls
Vaccine recommendations: Pneumoccal 20, MMR, Varicella

15 Month Visit
Timeouts, diet guidelines
Vaccines recommendations: DTap, Hib, HepA

18 Month Visit
Nutrition and feedings, praising good behavior, discontinuing pacifier use

2 Year Visit
Toilet training basics, dental care, discipline and limit settings
Vaccine recommendations: HepA

3 Year Visit
Imagination play, intellectual skills, social development, stranger tips

4 Year Visit
Nutrition and diet, car safety, bike helmet safety, setting limits, social interactions

5 Year Visit
Motor development, social interaction, home interaction, responsibilities, vision and hearing screenings
Vaccine recommendations: DTap, IPV, MMR, Varicella

6 Year, 7 Year, 8 Year, 9 Year Visits
Nutrition and diet, social and developmental skills, dental care, independence, communication

10 Year Visit
Physical and growth development, lipid screening, school and peer interactions, rules, communication

11 Year Visit
Physical and growth development, social and academic competence
Vaccine recommendations: Tdap, Gardasil, Menactra

12 Year through 21 Year Visits (Annually)
Social and academic competence, emotional well-being, risk reduction, violence and injury prevention, physical growth and development

Flu vaccine is offered yearly after age 6 months and is highly recommended.

All vaccines are recommended at the age appropriate visits, if child is behind on vaccinations, the child will be placed on a catch-up schedule.

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Office Hours


8:00 am-8:00 pm


8:00 am-8:00 pm


8:00 am-8:00 pm


8:00 am-8:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


9:00 am-12:00 pm