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How often does a newborn go to the doctor?

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Asked by Mommmy_To_3 at 1:46 PM on Nov. 29, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • just for their regular checkup/vaccination visits or when sick

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 1:47 PM on Nov. 29, 2010

  • I think it's monthly in the beginning. It's been a while though.

    Answer by mompam at 1:48 PM on Nov. 29, 2010

  • at 1 week, 1 month, 2 months, 4 months, 6 months and I am not sure after that.

    Answer by CarlieJS at 1:48 PM on Nov. 29, 2010

  • Mine went at 4 days and then again at 1 month. Then it was every 3 months until he was a year old.

    Answer by jessicarae787 at 1:55 PM on Nov. 29, 2010

  • after 6 months it's 12 months, then 15 months. 18 months, 24 months i believe for the rest.

    Answer by Sillylins at 2:01 PM on Nov. 29, 2010

  • We went in when dd was 5 days old (the day after we left the hospital lol), 2 weeks, 2 months, 4 months, 6 months, 9 months for her regular checkups. Shots at 2/4/6 months. She also gets a weight check, and sees a nutritionist and GI doc monthly but that's not typical for every baby.

    Answer by rhianna1708 at 3:31 PM on Nov. 29, 2010

  • mine went at 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks, 2 months, 4 months, 6 months, 9 months, 1 year, 18 months, 2 years, 3 years, and so on. that was just for their well baby checks, did not include any sick visits or specialist stuff.

    Answer by annanonnymommy at 4:32 PM on Nov. 29, 2010

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