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Vaccine Schedule

Seahurst Pediatrics recommends a vaccine schedule that follows guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Individual providers may consider alternative schedules based on the individual patient situation and their best clinical judgment.

BirthHepatitis B
2 monthsHepatitis B, Rotavirus, PCV, combination DtaP-IPV-Hib
4 monthsRotavirus, PCV, combination DtaP-IPV-Hib
6 monthsHepatitis B, Rotavirus, PCV, combination DtaP-IPV-Hib
12 monthsPCV, Varicella, Hepatitis A
15 monthsMMR, Hib
18 monthsHepatitis A, DTaP
2-3 yearsCatch-up vaccines
4-5 yearsDTaP, IPV, MMR, Varicella
11 yearsTdap, Menactra
Varicella (if 2 dose series not completed); HPV
16 yearsMenactra
All ages Review need for catch-up vaccines
Influenza vaccine seasonally, starting at 6 months old

DTaP=Diphtheria-Tetanus-acellular Pertussis
Hib = Haemophilus influenzae type b
IPV = Inactivated Poliovirus Vaccine
PCV = Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine
MMR = Measles-Mumps-Rubella vaccine
Tdap = adolescent Tetanus-Pertussis booster
HPV = Human Papillomavirus vaccine
Menactra = Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccine


Recommended Goals for Immunization by Age

The following guideline should be used to review if a child is up to date with the Recommended Vaccine Schedule and if catch-up vaccines may be necessary.

By 18-24 months old:By 4-6 years old:By 11-12 years old:
3 Hepatitis B 3 Hepatitis B 3 Hepatitis B
3 Rotavirus 5 DTaP (4 DTaP if 4th;4yr) 4 IPV
4 IPV 4 IPV (3 IPV if 3rd; 4yr) 2 MMR
4 Hib 2 MMR 2 Varicella
3 IPV 2 Varicella 2 Hepatitis A
4 PCV (fewer if last at >24mo) 2 Hepatitis A 1 Tdap
1 MMR 1 PCV 1 Menactra
1 Varicellaand Influenzaand Influenza
2 Hepatitis   
and Influenza