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CHILDREN'S HEALTH

Childhood Immunisations:
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  • These vaccinations provide protection from many diseases, including chickenpox, hepatitis A, B, measles and so on. 

  • Your child needs to come in at 6 weeks, 4 months, 6 months, 12 months, 18 months and 4 years for their routine vaccinations.

  • If your child does get infected with these diseases, their sickness will be much less severe.

  • All childhood vaccines, Infanrix hexa or Infranrix IPV, Prevenar, RotaTeq, Priorix, Meningitec or Neivsvac C, Comvax (Hib/HepB) or Hiberix, Boostrix, Varilrix and Infanrix hexa are available free of charge.  

  • Flu Vax, Tetanus Pneumovax, Hepatitis A & B, Depo Ralovera and Whooping Cough (Pertussis) vaccines can be arranged.  

  • Ongoing school program vaccinations are also available.  

  • Travel vaccination advice and requirements are available but may not be covered by Medicare rebates.

 

Newborn Assessment:
  • Your newborn needs to have a full body examination at 8 weeks.

  • This check helps determine the health of your child following birth. 

 

Developmental Check:
  • We all know that children develop and achieve their milestones at their own pace.

  • If you are worried, we can assess their developmental milestones using standardised tests.