Infant Well Visits

Here at Child Plus Pediatrics, we have high expectations of our services just like you do. This is why we take pride in taking the time to listen to your needs and concerns.

Accessible, approachable and compassionate about what we do here at Child Plus, we want the best health outcomes for your children. This approach ensures that you get the comprehensive care you need to keep your child moving along with a healthy lifestyle and developing at just the right rate for success.

Here are some things to expect at each age well visit:

Newborn

1st week-newborn (3-5 days)

  • Review pregnancy and birth history (bring hospital discharge paperwork)
  • Physical exam
  • Check weight and growth measurements
  • Review feeding routine
  • May need to check Bilirubin blood level
  • No vaccines at this visit

2 week

  • Check Development
  • Physical exam
  • Check weight and growth measurements
  • Review feeding routine
  • No vaccines at this visit

Developmental Milestones

  •  If upset, able to calm
  •  Recognizes parents’ voices
  •  Lifts head when on tummy
  •  Follows parents with eyes
  •  Smiles

2 Months

Physical exam

  • Weight and growth measurements
  • Developmental Surveillance

Vaccines

  • Dtap, Hepatitis B, IPV-combined into one injection
  • Hib
  • Pneumococcal
  • Rotavirus (oral)

Developmental Milestones

  •  Smiles
  •  Comforts self (brings hands to mouth)
  •  Moves both arms and legs together
  •  Coos
  •  Has different types of cries to show hunger or when tired
  •  Holds head up when held
  •  Looks at you
  •  Fusses if bored
  •  Pushes head up when lying on tummy

4 Months

Physical exam

  • Developmental surveillance
  • Weight and growth measurements

Vaccines

  • Dtap, Hepatitis B, IPV-combined into one injection
  • Hib
  • Pneumococcal
  • Rotavirus (oral)

Developmental Milestones

  • Smiles to get your attention
  •  Likes to cuddle
  •  Keeps head steady when sitting up on your lap
  •  Lets you know when she likes something
  •  Begins to roll and reach for objects
  •  Lets you know when he does not like something
  •  Wants you to play
  •  Uses arms to lift chest
  •  Can calm down on his own
  •  Babbling

6 Months

Physical exam

  • Developmental surveillance
  • Weight and growth measurements
  • Oral health assessment

Vaccines

  • Dtap, Hep B, IPV-combined in one injection
  • Hib
  • Pneumococcal
  • Rotovirus-oral

Developmental Milestones

  •  Rolls over
  •  Likes to look around
  •  Sits briefly, leans forward
  •  Begins name recognition
  •  Likes to play with you
  •  Smiles at people he knows
  •  Babbles and tries to “talk” to you
  •  Puts things in her mouth

9 Months

Physical exam

  • ASQ Developmental Screening tool
  • Weight and Growth measurements
  • Oral health assessment

Vaccines

  • No vaccines at this visit if child has been on regular immunization schedule

Developmental Milestones

  •  Looks for something that has been dropped
  •  Pulls to stand
  •  Is afraid of new people
  •  Goes to you to play and be comforted
  •  Points things out
  •  Sits well
  •  Can repeat sounds
  •  Looks at books
  •  Crawls
  •  Plays peekaboo
Infant

Toddler

Preschool

Grade School

Teen

18+ Years


Medication Dosing

Immunization/Vaccine Information