Paediatrics

Paediatrics at The McAndrew PracticeDr McAndrew enjoys dealing with all children's health issues.

Paediatrics at The McAndrew Practice

The McAndrew Practice provides routine childhood immunisations and regular health checks, along with international and American schedules. A list of the required immunisations can be seen below.

UK Immunisations

8 Weeks

6-in-1 vaccine 1st dose, Rotavirus vaccine 1st dose, Meningitis B vaccine 1st dose

12 Weeks

6-in-1 vaccine 2nd dose, Pneumococcal vaccine 1st dose, Rotavirus vaccine 2nd dose

16 Weeks

6-in-1 vaccine 3rd dose, Meningitis B vaccine 2nd dose

1 year

Hib / Men C 1st dose, MMR vaccine 1st dose, Pneumococcal vaccine 2nd dose, Meningitis B vaccine 3rd dose

2-10 Years

Flu vaccine every year

3 years 4 months

12-13 Years

14 Years

 

 

US Immunisations

(Depending on whether Hep B is given at birth)

 

2 Months

DTaP / Hib / IPV + Pneumococcal + Rotavirus + Meningitis B (Bexsero)

3 Months

DTaP / Hib / IPV + Rotavirus

4 Months

DTaP / Hib / IPV + Pneumococcal + Meningitis B (Bexsero)

5 Months

Hepatitis B

6 months

Hepatitis B + Pneumococcal

9 Months

Meningitis C

12 Months

Hepatitis B + Varicella + Meningitis B (Bexsero)

13 Months

MMR + Pneumococcal

18 Months

DTaP / Hib / IPV + Hepatitis A

2 Years

Hepatitis A

3 Years 4 Months

DTaP / IPV + MMR

4 Years

Varicella

12 Years

HPV vaccine (Gardasil)

14 Years

Td / IPV + Meningitis ACWY

 

 

Paediatric Checks

Paediatric checks should take place at the following age intervals:

 

Newborn

4 weeks

2 months

3 months

4 months

6 months

9 months

12 months

18 months

2 Years

 

Annually after that