A routine well-child visit at Carnegie Hill Pediatrics is a regularly scheduled appointment to assess the growth and development of your child from birth to adulthood. During these appointments, your pediatrician completes a comprehensive physical, including disease screening and prevention.
These routinely scheduled appointments allow your pediatrician to develop a relationship with both you and your child, building trust and familiarity.
When you see your pediatrician at Carnegie Hill Pediatrics, they perform a variety of tests and procedures during the examination. These can include:
During well-child visits, your pediatrician provides you with the opportunity to ask any questions or voice any concerns you have about your child, including growth, development, or habits. To get a greater understanding of your child, your doctor may ask you a variety of questions regarding how your child:
Your pediatrician may also provide information regarding your child’s current developmental stage. That includes things like safety, discipline, and what you can expect to happen next in your child’s development.
Routine well-child visits occur at certain ages. Carnegie Hill Pediatrics recommends scheduling your child’s appointments regularly through the infant years. After age one, the recommended schedule includes appointments at:
If you’re looking for a pediatrician on the Upper East Side of New York City, contact Carnegie Hill Pediatrics today. You can schedule an appointment by calling the office or book an initial consultation online.
Feel free to email us regarding any scheduling or general questions!