Immunizations & Vaccinations at Our Cary Pediatric Office
UPDATE: The North Carolina Commission for Public Health has approved new vaccine requirements and changes to existing requirements effective July 1, 2015.
At Western Wake Pediatrics, we offer all the vaccinations required for school and daycare attendance, as well as other recommended vaccinations, at our conveniently-located Cary pediatricians office.
We suggest giving vaccinations according to the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines.
These can easily be done at your child’s scheduled exams and routine check ups.
This is a list of recommended vaccines. The ones denoted with a star (*) are required for school and daycare attendance.
- DTaP* — Diphtheria/Tetanus/Acellular Pertussis
- IPV* — Inactivated Polio Virus
- Hep B* — Hepatitis B
- HiB* — Haemophilus Influenza Type B
- PCV* — Pneumococcal Conjugate
- Rotateq — Rotavirus
- MMR* — Measles/Mumps/Rubella
- Varicella* — Chicken Pox
- Hep A — Hepatitis A
- Tdap* — Tetanus/Diptheria/Acellular Pertussis
- Menveo* — Meningococcal Conjugate (MCV4)
- Gardasil — Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
- Bexsero — Meningococcal Group B
To find out when these vaccinations are recommended, take a look at this CDC link for their recommended vaccine schedule. Please note that some children may require additional vaccinations. Be sure to check out our flu clinic each year, as well.
Call Western Wake Pediatrics for More About Cary Vaccines
The Cary pediatricians at Western Wake Pediatricians understand that information about vaccinations can often be overwhelming. With so much information available, it may be difficult to understand which vaccinations your child needs, and when they should get them.
However, ensuring your child gets the right vaccinations at the right time is important — and can even save your child’s life.
For more information about immunizations, or to schedule an appointment for your baby or child to receive their vaccines or catch up on missed ones, contact us today. Our exceptional, caring pediatric staff looks forward to being with your child every step of the way