Denver's Primary Care Medical Practice & Integrative Health Center

Immunizations

At East West Health, we believe immunizations are an important part of staying healthy.   Both children and adults should receive their immunizations in a timely manner, however if you miss a dose you may still catch up.  Below you will find a general list of all vaccinations we offer and the recommended ages at which they should be given.

Pediatric:

Chicken pox (varicella): 2 series given at 12-15 months and 4-6 years

Hepatitis B: 3 series given at birth, 1-2 months and 6-18 months

Hepatitis A: 2 series given at 12 months and 18 months

Diptheria, tetanus and pertussis (DtaP): 5 series given at 2, 4, 6, 15-18 months and 4-6 years

Tetanus, diptheria and acellular pertussis booster (Tdap): 1 series booster given at 11-12 years

Human Papillomavirus (HPV): 3 series recommended for boys age and girls aged 9-26

Meningococcal Conjucate (MCV): 1 dose given at 11-12 years with a booster at 16 years

Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) 2 series given at 12-15 months and 4-6 years

Flu shot (influenza): 1 dose given yearly during flu season

Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine: 4 series given at 2,4,6 and 12-15 months

Rotavirus: 3 series given at 2,4 and 6 months of age

Adults:

Flu Shot (influenza): given yearly

Pneumonia (pneumovax): one dose given to all adults >65 years, people with certain risk factors may need this sooner

Shingles (zoster): one dose given to adults >60 years

Tetanus and pertussis booster (Td and Tdap): one dose of Tdap is recommended per lifetime, then a booster of Td every 10 years