What’s Covered During My Child’s Well Check?

Most insurances will cover the following:

  • Measurements of height, weight, body mass index and blood pressure
  • History and Physical Exam
  • Developmental and Behavioral screenings
  • Counseling regarding Nutrition, Obesity, Drug use and sexually transmitted infections
  • Immunizations
  • Vision and Hearing screening (these are not always covered by insurance plans)
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease screening (not always covered by insurance plans)


Topics/concerns outside of the scope of those covered during a well-child exam will be charged separately as an office visit and may incur a co-pay.  Alternately, you may be asked to make a separate appointment to discuss additional concerns.  Please ask your physician prior to the appointment if you have concerns with this.

These may include:

  • Medication follow up (Birth Control, ADHD, Mental Health)
  • Acute illness
  • Chronic Issue or Pain
  • Mental Health Concerns (Depression, Anxiety, etc.)
  • Behavior Concerns
  • Developmental or ADHD concerns
  • Menstrual concerns
  • Wart removal
  • Injury