Immunizations

Poole and Thomas Pediatrics follows the immunization guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). For information about these vaccines and the diseases they protect against, please visit http://www.aap.org/healthtopics/immunizations.cfm

What to Expect After Receiving Vaccines

Our Current Vaccine Schedule

2 Month: Dtap/IPV/Hep B, HIB, Prevnar13, Rotavirus

4 Month: Dtap/IPV/Hep B, HIB, Prevnar 13, Rotavirus

6 Month: Dtap,IPV/Hep B, HIB, Prevnar 13, Rotavirus

**There may not be a HIB given at this age, depending on which vaccine schedule your baby is on.

9 Month: NO VACCINES

12 month: MMR, Varicella, Prevnar 13, Hemoglobin

15 Month: HIB, Hep A

18 Month: Dtap

2 Year: Hep A

2 Year 6months: NO VACCINES

3 Year: NO VACCINES

4 Year: IPV, Dtap, MMR, Varicella

5 Year: NO VACCINES – REQUIRED Kindergarten Entry Exam

6 Year: NO VACCINES

7 Year NO VACCINES

8 Year: Hep A (if not received already)

9 Year: Hep A (if not received already), HPV 

10 Year:  Hep A (if not received already), HPV

11 Year: Tdap, Meningococcal, Varicella (#2 if needed), Hep A (catch-up if needed), HPV 

REQUIRED Middle school entry Exam

12-15 Year: Hep A (if not received already), HPV, Varicella (catch-up if needed)

16-18 Year Meningococcal #2, Hep A (if not received already), HPV

Mening-B (initial today with a booster in a month) 

For detailed informational sheets published by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) please visit www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/vis.

 

Our Vaccine Philosophy

Our practice believes that all children should receive the recommended vaccines according to the guidelines provided by the AAP and the CDC. Vaccines are safe and effective in preventing diseases and health complications in children and young adults. Regular vaccinations help children ward off infections, and are administered as one of the safest and best methods of disease prevention.

We are happy to discuss your concerns about vaccines at your child's next visit.

Recommended Immunization Schedule

  • 0-6 Years -Schedule for Persons Aged 0 Through 6 Years | 2019
  • 7-18 Years-Schedule for Persons Aged 7 Through 18 Years | 2019
  • Catch-up Schedule -Schedule for Persons Aged 4 Months Through 18 Years Who Start Late or Who Are More Than 1 Month Behind | 2019

Resources

Vaccine Safety: The Facts A brief fact sheet on vaccines from the AAP

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

7:30 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

7:30 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

7:45 am-11:00 am

Sunday:

Appointment as Needed