Well Visit Schedule

In Hospital Visit

A pediatrician from East Lake Pediatrics will see your baby daily at Mease Countryside Hospital. A staff pediatrician will see your baby daily at all other local hospitals. During the hospital stay your baby will receive the following:
Vitamin K shot
Hearing Test
Newborn State Screening Blood Test

Circumcision

If requested, one of our pediatricians will perform a circumcision on your son prior to discharge from Mease Countryside Hospital. Some insurance companies do not pay for this service. If that is the case, arrangements can be made with our office for payment prior to the procedure.

Well Visit Schedule

Initial Office Newborn Visit (length, naked wt, HC)

  • 24-72 hours after discharge
  • Hepatitis B #1

1 week WEIGHT CHECK VISIT (naked wt)

  • Weight Check
  • Newborn Nutrition Consultation

1 Month* (length, naked wt, HC)

  • Hepatitis B #2 vaccine

2 Months (length, naked wt, HC)

  • DTaP #1
  • HiB #1
  • Polio # 1
  • Prevnar # 1
  • Rotavirus #1

4 Months (length, naked wt, HC)

  • DTaP #2
  • HiB #2
  • Polio #2
  • Prevnar #2
  • Rotavirus #2

6 Months (length, naked wt, HC)

  • DTaP #3
  • HiB #3
  • Polio #3
  • Prevnar #3
  • Rotavirus #3
  • Flu (in season)

9-10 Months (length, naked wt, HC)

  • Hepatitis B #3

12 Months* (length, naked wt, HC)

  • HiB #4
  • Prevnar #4
  • Flu (in season)
  • Lead level screen
  • Check for Anemia
  • TB Screening

15 Months (length, naked wt, HC)

  • MMR #1
  • Varicella #1
  • Hepatitis A #1
  • Flu (in season)

18 Months (length, naked wt, HC)

  • DTaP #4
  • Flu (in season)
  • Autism Screening (MCHAT)
  • TB Screening

2 Years (standing height, diaper wt)

  • Hepatitis A #2 (if not given yet)
  • Flu (in season)
  • Anemia Screening
  • Lead Screening
  • TB Screening
  • Lipid/Cholesterol Risk Screening
  • Autism Screening (MCHAT)
  • BMI

2 1/2 Years (standing height, weight)

  • Developmental Screening Visit
  • Hepatitis A Catch up
  • Flu (in season)
  • BMI

3 Years (standing height, weight)

  • Vision Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • TB Screening
  • Flu (in season)
  • BP
  • BMI

4 Years* (standing height, weight)

  • MMR #2
  • Varicella # 2
  • Polio #4
  • DTaP #5
  • Flu (in Season)
  • Vision Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Lipid/Cholesterol Risk Screening
  • TB Screening
  • BP
  • BMI

5 Years (standing height, weight)

(Catch up on any vaccines if entering Kindergarten and not completed yet)

  • Vision Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Flu (in season)
  • TB Screening
  • BP
  • BMI

6 – 9 Years (Yearly) (standing height, weight)

  • Flu (in season)
  • Vision Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • BP
  • BMI

10 Years (standing height, weight)

  • Flu (in season)
  • Vision Screening
  • Hearing Screnning
  • BP
  • BMI
  • TB Screening
  • Lipid/Cholesterol Risk Screening (yearly)

11-12 Years (standing height, weight)

  • Tdap
  • Menactra #1 (entry into 7th grade)
  • Hepititis A catch up
  • HPV Series (3 shots over 6 mo)
  • Flu (in season)
  • Vision Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • BP
  • BMI
  • TB Screening
  • Lipid/Cholesterol blood Test (11)

13+ (Yearly) Adolescent Visits (standing height, weight)

  • BP
  • BMI
  • Flu (in season)
  • Menactra (prior to college)
  • Hepatitis A catch up
  • Vision Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • TB Screening
  • Lipid/Cholesterol blood Test

*These visits are age sensitive. Hep B must be 30 days after the first dose.
The 12 months & 4 year can not occur before those birthdays.