Ask Your Expert: How frequently should we monitor the child development

07.01.21 05:21 PM By SAI HARIKA BOPPANA

Ask your expert - Developmental Pediatrician 
Dr. S.Subramanian, Nishta Integrated neurodevelopment Centre, Chennai

Pediatricians are playing a pivotal role in monitoring the developmental milestones of our children. Every time the child is taken for vaccination, the milestones (new born, 1.5months, 2.5 months, 3.5 months, 6 months, 9 months, 12 months, 15 months, 18 months, 24 months) need to be monitored. Vaccination visit is not just for vaccination, rather we need to take time to talk to the pediatrician and understand the developmental aspects of our children.

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Now that we know the importance of the routine checkup requirement and what to expect from the pediatrician, lets make our child's development our priority and stick to the schedule. 

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