The 16 Year Visit involves a comprehensive exam, a review of your child’s development and growth, and a review of your child’s diet, voiding habits, and sleeping routines. Depression screening will continue and you may obtain a sports physical at this visit. There will be a 5 minute private talk with your provider offered to your child to maintain adequate care as they develop their private lives. Your child will receive another audiogram (hearing screen) at this visit. If your child is now a young woman, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) also recommends yearly urine testing for females to screen for two asymptomatic illnesses that can place their future fertility at risk. At this age it is also recommended to obtain blood testing for an asymptomatic, two deadly illnesses called dyslipidemia and HIV.

Time has flown! The last well check booster vaccination is today! Congrats!

Call 785-842-4477 to schedule.

In order to speed your visit, please bring in the completed forms and records.

Before your visit