Today, most children in the United States lead much healthier lives and parents live with much less anxiety and worry over infections during childhood. Immunizations are one of the success stories of modern medicine. Helping Hands Pediatrics, Inc. follows the recommendations of the CDC and American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for immunizations. Our physicians will take the time to explain vaccine safety to you and your family.
  Immunization Information
Child Immunization Schedule
Hepatitis B
6 weeks
Pediarix, Prevnar, Hib and Rotateq
4 months
Pediarix, Prevnar, Hib and Rotateq
6 months
Pediarix, Prevnar, Hib and Rotateq
9 months
Catch up any vaccines and Lead/Hematocrit Req.
1 year
Varivax, MMR, Prevnar and Hib
15 months
DtaP, Hep A
18 months
Catch up any vaccines
2 years
Hep A- Part 2 Lead/Hematocrit Req
4-5 year
DtaP, Polio, MMR, Varivax
11 year
Menactra, Adacel and Gardasil
12 - 18 year
No vaccines unless being caught up from previous visits
*** This is a tentative vaccine schedule. Some changes may occur due to vaccine shortage or changes through the CDC. ***
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585 East State Street - Sharon, PA 16146 - (724) 346-6494
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