What Happens At Your Infant’s First Pediatrician Visit?

After you bring your baby home from the hospital or birthing center, your pediatrician will typically want to schedule a checkup appointment for about a week later. Since this will be a first for both you and your infant, you probably want to know what to expect. Every pediatrician is a bit different, and every baby's need is a bit different, too. In most cases, however, this first visit will involve the following elements. Read More