Routine vaccines are provided for all children six months through 18 years of age. See the vaccines page for more information.
Well Child exams are done by registered nurses for children and teens who have insurance coverage thru TENNcare, CoverKids, or BCBS; and, for children who have been accepted for a head start class. To make an appointment call (731) 423-3020.
The exams include obtaining a medical history, unclothed physical exam, age appropriate lab tests, hearing and vision screens, and developmental assessment.
We do not do exams for participation in sports or any other program that requires a physician or nurse practitioner signature.
Information is available about newborn screening, sickle cell trait, and lead poison prevention.
Resources for Health Education
For information about resources for health education for children and teens, see the health promotions page.