what is a well-child exam?
To ensure that your child is growing healthily and isn't experiencing any underlying health conditions, it's important to schedule a well-child exam once a year. Kids undergo many changes and develop rapidly from birth until they reach early adulthood. Keeping up with routine pediatric care is essential to stay on top of all of the changes that occur during this time. Our comprehensive care physicians at Lawrence Family Practice Center will let you know how often to bring your child in for a checkup. We pride ourselves on providing high-quality pediatric care for patients all throughout Lawrence, KS so your child can grow up happy and healthy.
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What is Included in a well-child exam?
The components of a well-child exam can vary based on the age and particular needs of your child. In most cases, this exam includes a physical and some diagnostic tests to help with the following:
- Overall wellness
- Illness prevention
- Detect underlying conditions
- Track growth and development
Along with providing the best care possible to your child, our physicians at Lawrence Family Practice Center value building long-lasting relationships with families. Helping kids feel comfortable around medical professionals can positively impact them for the rest of their lives.
promote good health
Well-child exams are an essential aspect of every child's health, from infancy to adolescence. These personalized assessments work to detect any physical, social, or mental conditions that could be impacting your child. From there, our team will work with your child to best manage their condition and find solutions to help them in their day-to-day life. Schedule a well-child exam at Lawrence Family Practice Center in Lawrence, KS by contacting our office today!