As a parent, you want to give your child everything they need to be healthy. Immunizations are very important to your child's well-being, providing one of the first lines of defense against disease for your child. Topeka Pediatrics can handle all of your child's immunizations. Our immunization program ensures that our medical staff administer your child’s immunizations according to a planned, prearranged schedule.
Be aware that schools and daycares require vaccines to protect all the children. Click here to see the Kansas vaccine requirements so you will know what your child must receive.
Note: Separate vaccines are no longer available for the measles, mumps, and rubella. Merck has stated they will no longer make these separately.
For more information regarding immunizations please follow the links below:
Birth: Hepatitis B #1
2 months: DTaP, Hepatitis B #2, Hib, IPV, PCV13, Rotavirus
4 months: DTaP, Hib, IPV, PCV13, Rota (all #2)
6 months: DTaP, Hepatitis B, Hib, PCV13, Rota (all #3).
Note: After 6 months all children receive yearly flu shots during influenza season.
Your infant will receive 2 flu shots their first flu season separated by one month.
12 months: Hepatitis A #1, Hib #4, IPV #3, MMR #1
15 months: DTaP #4, PCV13 #4, Varivax #1
18 months: Hepatitis A #2
2-3 years: No vaccines needed.
4-6 years: DTaP #5, IPV #4, MMR #2, Varivax #2
11 years and up: Tdap, Meningococcal, HPV9 (2 doses when you are less than 16, 3 doses when greater than 16)