HPV Vaccine (Gardasil©) is Here

We are proud to announce the availability of the new vaccine for the prevention of HPV infections which reduces cervical cancer. It is a series of three doses. The second shot is give at least two months after the first and the third dose at least six months after the first. It is recommended for all girls beginning at age 11. Please call our office if you have any questions about this vaccine or want to schedule a shot visit. More information about this vaccine is available from the CDC National Immunization Program. Also another excellent resource is Vaccine Education Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.