A developmental screening is a valuable tool to track your child’s growth, development, and milestones. At Sunny Hill Pediatrics in Frisco, Texas, board-certified pediatrician Min Jung, MD, provides comprehensive screening for infants and children to ensure your little one remains on track for their age and receives any necessary support. Call the pediatric clinic today or schedule an appointment online to learn more.
A developmental screening is a comprehensive assessment that determines whether your child is meeting their expected milestones. It evaluates their cognitive, social-emotional, and communication abilities providing valuable insights into their overall development and helping identify areas where they may benefit from additional support or professional intervention.
The specific components of a developmental screening depend on your child’s age, medical history, and unique needs. These thorough evaluations typically cover the following areas:
A developmental screening is a thorough assessment that covers many areas of your child’s developmental growth and milestones. Common components typically include:
Developmental screenings don’t provide diagnoses. If your child needs further evaluations, Dr. Jung may recommend returning for another visit or scheduling an appointment with a developmental or behavioral specialist.
The frequency of developmental screenings depends on your child’s age. All children benefit from regular well visits, which begin shortly after birth and continue annually throughout childhood. Dr. Jung may encourage more frequent visits to monitor your child’s developmental progress.
Call Sunny Hill Pediatrics today or schedule an appointment online to book a developmental screening with Dr. Jung.