Langston Pediatrics and Associates follows the immunization guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the CDC.

For information about these vaccines and the diseases they protect against, please visit http://www.aap.org/healthtopics/immunizations.cfm

For detailed informational sheets published by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) please see below

Vaccine Information Statements from the CDC and the Immunization Action Coalition are available though the Immunization link in the "Education" section

Our Vaccine Philosophy

Our practice believes that all children should receive the recommended vaccines according to the guidelines provided by the AAP and the CDC. Vaccines are safe and effective in preventing diseases and health complications in children and young adults. Regular vaccinations help children ward off infections, and are administered as one of the safest and best methods of disease prevention.

We are happy to discuss your concerns about vaccines at your child's next visit.

For your convenience we also provide drop -in hours for vaccines, ask us!

Recommended Immunization Schedule, 

  • 0-6 Years -Schedule for Persons Aged 0 Through 6 Years | 2011
  • 7-18 Years-Schedule for Persons Aged 7 Through 18 Years | 2011
  • Catch-up Schedule -Schedule for Persons Aged 4 Months Through 18 Years Who Start Late or Who Are More Than 1 Month Behind | 2011

 

Resources

Vaccine Safety: The Facts A brief fact sheet on vaccines from the AAP

Vaccines and Your Child  Offit and Moser