WELL ADOLESCENT VISITS (PRE-ADOLESCENCE AND ADOLESCENCE)

9 &10 Year Visits: Annual Checkup

11 – 12 Year Visits:  Physical checkup, Tdap [booster every 10 years], Menactra, Varivax #2 [if not received previously & no history of disease ], Urinalysis

13 – 18 year old: Annual Checkup & Physical      HPV Series [optional, but recommended] 3 in series -- #1, 2 months later give #2,  6 months from #1 - give #3 

*** FLU vaccine is recommended annually [Oct – Feb] for all patients 6 months and older. FluMist is also available for Patients 2 years and older.***

IMMUNIZATION ABBREVIATIONS:

  DTaP – Diphtheria, Tetanus. Acellular pertussis  

IPV – Inactivated Polio Virus         

 
  Pentacel – Dtap, HiB, IPV   Rotateq  -- rotavirus  
  Pediarix - Dtap, HBV, IPV   HBV - Hepatitis B Vaccine  
  MMR - Measles, Mumps, & Rubella   Tb -tuberculin skin test  
  VARIVAX – Varicella [Chickenpox]    Flu vaccine [influenza] - shot or mist  
  HPV – Human Papillomavirus Vaccine   Proquad – MMR / Varicella (4 year visit)  

 
  Prevnar-13 – Pneumococcal Conjugate   Tdap - Diphtheria Pertussis Toxoid Conjugate  
  Menactra – Meningococcal Polysaccharide      
         
         


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