Child Health Checks

Health Visitors

Health visitor lead clinic and well baby weighing (walk-in) clinics are  held at the Amy Johnson Children’s Centre Wallington : Tel: 020 8544 2230, and at the Amy Johnson Centre, Brabazon Avenue, Mollison Drive, Roundshaw Tel 020 8647 3183.

Please note, child immunisations are not available at this clinic.   Contact our reception to book Childhood Primary Immunisations (under 5 year olds) led by our practice nurses.

Health Visitors are all trained Nurses who have extra training and qualifications in child health.They are a fantastic source of information about child development and health, parenting strategies, breastfeeding, nutrition and community support. They also offer help with social, emotional and environmental issues that affect families.

Child health checks

Please do not bring ill children to this clinic.

Appointments are sent out automatically by the local health authority for routine child health checks.

8 Week Baby Clinic/Postnatal Clinic

  • Well baby clinic for babies  aged 8 weeks –
  • 8 week check and first immunisation and for
  • post-natal check for mum (combined clinic appointment for mother and baby).

This is run by a doctor by appointment only at our Main Surgery in Manor Road SM6 0DE.  Please book this appointment 2 – 3 weeks prior to 8 weeks of age.  Our staff may also contact you when this appointment is due.

You will also be offered routine health reviews for your child, with your Health Visitor at appropriate intervals.

Please ensure you attend these appointments to ensure your child is immunised and protected.

Child immunisations

Immunisations are given by our Practice Nurses or other Healthcare Professionals in accordance with the NHS vaccine schedule.

When to immunise

Different vaccines are given at different ages to protect you and your child. Find out when these vaccinations are offered, and when and where they’ll be given: