IMMUNIZATIONS

Vaccines are safe and effective in preventing diseases and health complications in children and young adults.

Immunzations

Pediatrics at Newton Wellesley follows the immunization guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). For information about these vaccines and the diseases they protect against, please visit the American Academy of Pediatrics website.

For detailed informational sheets visit the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) website.

Our Vaccine Philosophy

Our practice believes that all children should receive the recommended vaccines according to the guidelines provided by the AAP and the CDC. Vaccines are safe and effective in preventing diseases and health complications in children and young adults. Regular vaccinations help children ward off infections, and are administered as one of the safest and best methods of disease prevention.

We are happy to discuss your concerns about vaccines at your child’s next visit.

Recommended Immunization Schedule

View the recommended immunization schedules and catch-up schedules for infants, children, adolescents and young adults.