Pediatric Associates of Hampden County

Westfield (413) 562-5256
West Springfield (413) 734-1001
For Parents

Immunization Schedule

Our practice follows the immunization guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics. For descriptions of these vaccines and the diseases they protect against, please visit www.immunizationinfo.org , www.vaccinesafety.edu, or www.immunize.org.

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

Ages Birth - 24 Months

 

2 mos

4 mos

6 mos

9 mos

12 mos

15 mos

18 mos

24 mos

Hep B

birth and
2 mos

       X

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

Rotateq

X

X

X

 

 

 

 

 

Prevnar

X

X

X

 

 

X

 

 

*DTaP

X

X

X

 

 

X

 

 

*Hib

X

X

X

 

 

X

 

 

*IPV

X

X

X

 

 

X

 

 

MMR

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

Varivax

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

Hep A

 

 

 

 

X

 

X

 

*DTaP/IPV/Hep B is given as a combination immunization (Pediarix) at the 2, 4 and 6 month visits.


 
**Flu vaccine is recommended yearly starting at 6 months of age.

Ages 4-18 Years

 

4 yrs

5 yrs

11 yrs

16 Yrs

MMR

X

 

 

 

Varivax

X

   

 

DTap

X

 

 

 

IPV

 X

 

 

 

Tdap

 

 

X

 

Gardasil (HPV)

 

 

X

 

Meningococcal

 

 

X

X

Notes:

The MMR/Varivax (MMRV) is combination vaccine given at 4 years of age.

The DTaP/IPV (Kinrix) is a combination vaccine given at 4  or 5 years of age.

Gardasil is a 2 dose series if started before 15 years old and 3 doses if started at 15 or older. 

**Flu vaccine is recommended yearly starting at 6 months of age.