Years 5-10 exam and immunization schedule

5 Years

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight and height; Blood pressure; Body mass index (BMI); Vision; Hearing; Developmental/behavioral assessment
Immunizations: Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (DTaP/TDaP); Polio (IPV); Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR); Chickenpox (Varicella); Influenza†; Pre-kindergarten immunizations may be completed between ages 4-6
Oral health: Oral health check; Fluoride varnish
Screenings: Developmental/behavioral screening


6 Years

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight and height; Blood pressure; Body mass index (BMI); Vision; Hearing; Developmental/behavioral assessment
Immunizations: Influenza
Pre-kindergarten immunizations may be completed between ages 4-6.
Oral health: Oral health check; Fluoride varnish
Screenings:  Social/emotional screening


 7 Years

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight and height; Blood pressure; Body mass index (BMI); Vision; Hearing; Developmental/behavioral assessment
Immunizations: Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Tdap)*; Influenza
Oral health: Oral health check; Fluoride varnish
Screenings:  Social/emotional screening


 8 Years

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight and height; Blood pressure; Body mass index (BMI); Vision; Hearing; Developmental/behavioral assessment
Immunizations: Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Tdap)*; Influenza
Oral health: Oral health check; Fluoride varnish
Screenings:  Social/emotional screening


9 Years

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight and height; Blood pressure; Body mass index (BMI); Vision; Hearing; Developmental/behavioral assessment
Immunizations: Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Tdap)*; Human Papillomavirus (HPV); Influenza
Oral health: Oral health check; Fluoride varnish
Lab/other tests: Lipid profile
Screenings:  Social/emotional screening


10 Years

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight and height; Blood pressure; Body mass index (BMI); Vision; Hearing; Developmental/behavioral assessment
Immunizations: Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (Tdap)*; Human Papillomavirus (HPV); Influenza
Oral health: Oral health check; Fluoride varnish
Lab/other tests: Lipid profile
Screenings:  Social/emotional screening


*Tdap: Children ages 7-10 who were not fully immunized with DTaP should receive a single does of Tdap vaccine to catch up to the schedule. This child should then receive a Td dose every 10 years and does not need a Tdap dose at their 11-12 year clinic visit.

Influenza: Once a year during flu season.

HPV: 2 doses given typically 6 months apart at 11-12 year old adolescent well child visit (may be started as early as 9 years old). If first dose given on or after 15th birthday (and through age 26), 3 doses are given.

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Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota has a broad range of education materials as an information resource for parents. In addition to what to expect at each well child visit, developmental milestones and speech and language development, there is a wealth of information on everything from breastfeeding and medication charts to medical conditions and first aid. See our patient and family education materials for a complete listing.