Child and Teen Checkups

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Free Checkups

Free checkups and preventive health services are available for children, teens and young adults up to age 21 who are enrolled in Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare

Checkups give families and health care providers an opportunity to monitor children's growth and development, screen for and identify potential concerns, and treat them to prevent bigger problems later on. Free Child & Teen Checkups services: 

  • Medical Checkups
  • Dental Checkups
  • Vision Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Hearing Services

Checkups Include:

  • Complete physical exam
  • Information about good physical health
  • Information about thoughts, feelings and relationships with others
  • Questions and answers about your child's health and development
  • Immunizations
  • Hearing check
  • Vision check
  • Lab tests
  • Checks on growth and development
  • Fluoride varnish treatments
  • Referral to the dentist
  • Form completion for Head Start, WIC, school or daycare

How Often Should I or My Child Get a Checkup?

  • Between birth and one month
  • At ages 2, 4, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 24 and 30 months
  • Annually between the ages of 3 and 21
  • More often if needed

How Do I Make an Appointment?