Immunizations have been one of the single greatest advances in preventative medicine and an essential part of well-child care. Our practice follows the immunization guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).
The following 2018 schedules indicate the recommended ages for routine administration of currently licensed vaccines for children and adolescents. Any dose not administered at the recommended age should be administered at a subsequent visit, when indicated and feasible.
How do Vaccines Work?
You can read an in-depth description of how vaccines work here. The information is provided by the American Academy of Pediatrics.