Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: D | 2009/10/29

Q.

6 month check up

is it neccessary for my daughter to go to a paed for a 6 month check up? Im not sure what the norm is, if its bi-annually or annually or only in case of sickeness?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You do not need to take your baby for a check up if she is doing well, gaining weight and her milestones are normal. She should be starting to sit on her own now. You only really need to see your paediatrician if your baby is ill.

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