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WELL VISITS

Keeping healthy children healthy

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, there are four reasons your child needs well-child visits.

Prevention

Regular immunizations prevent illness. Queries about your child's nutrition and safety can also be made.

Tracking Growth and Development

Monitor your child's growth since previous visit and get feedback on the progress. Queries about social behavior, learning can also be made. 

Raising Concerns

Making a list of topics is advised regarding development, behavior, sleep, nutrition, and so on. 

Team approach

Regular visits can allow us to get to know your child, along with patterns. This helps optimize physical, mental, and social health.


Advised schedule of well-child visits in first year:

First visit (3 to 5 days old)

2 weeks

1 month

2 months

4 months

6 months

9 months

12 months

Advised schedule between year one and three:

15 months

18 months

2 years

2.5 years

3 years

Advised schedule thereafter: 

Once per year until 18