While same-day sick visits are sometimes a necessity, regular visits with Dr. Sarmiento can help to keep your child healthy. Well-child checkups are recommended for children of all ages. More frequent visits are required for children under the age of three. In addition, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends annual visits throughout adolescence and into adulthood.
Dr. Sarmiento sees children of all ages and stages, often into early adulthood. Kids love the fun and friendly environment in the office, while parents love that Dr. Sarmiento and the team take the time to get to know each child and their needs.
Your well-child checkup gives you the opportunity to discuss concerns and address your child’s needs. Not only are these visits strongly recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics; they also provide you with much-needed peace of mind and more.
- Prevention: Each well-child visit includes vision and hearing tests, any needed immunizations, and advice on nutrition and wellness.
- Chronic Illness Management: Dr. Sarmiento has a special interest in the management of chronic illnesses, including asthma and allergies.
- Tracking Growth: During your visit, you can check on your child’s growth and development and raise any concerns you may have.
- Personalized Attention: Your well-child checkup gives the doctor a chance to know your child better and assess his or her needs. In addition, it contributes to the continuity of care that allows for expedient treatment during same-day sick visits. We work with you as a team to ensure the personalized attention your child should have.
You’ll feel at ease with well-child checkups in our office. Dr. Sarmiento and the whole team take the time to listen to your concerns and get to know your child. We have state-of-the-art technology, flexible hours, and a caring team.