Your child’s regular check-ups will start just after your baby is born. We follow guidance from The American Academy of Pediatrics with a schedule of visits, screenings and immunizations to ensure your child stays healthy.
The purpose of these well-child visits is to focus on developmental milestones. These include, physical exams, any relevant screenings for your child’s age, immunizations, and general advice for now and the future.
Each visit will include:
Your child's first visit is typically at two weeks old with regular check-ups and immunizations during their first year. See below for the recommended well-child check-up schedule:
Well-child and preventive visits are now covered by almost all insurance plans as part of the Affordable Care Act. So don’t wait, talk to your pediatrician today.