Immunizations

Valley Pediatrics Associates, LLC 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 http://www.aap.org/healthtopics/immunizations.cfm

For detailed informational sheets published by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) please visit www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/vis/

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

  • 0-6 Years -Schedule for Persons Aged 0 Through 6 Years | 2011
  • 7-18 Years-Schedule for Persons Aged 7 Through 18 Years | 2011
  • Catch-up Schedule -Schedule for Persons Aged 4 Months Through 18 Years Who Start Late or Who Are More Than 1 Month Behind | 2011

Resources

Vaccine Safety: The Facts A brief fact sheet on vaccines from the AAP


BEYFORTUS - immunization for RSV

RSV is the most common cause of hospitalizations for infants. There has not bee a way to prevent it --until now. Beyfortus is a monoclonal antibody that has been proved to decrease severe RSV disease and low hospitalizations. It is a single dose for babies from birth to 8 months old. For more information, see:

RSV Information Sheet from CDC

The Pediatrician Mom

Keeping Baby Safe: What Parents Should Know About the New RSV Shot

Parent Data by Emily


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