Robert Vasko, M.D.
Dr. Vasko is a California native who was raised in nearby Moorpark. After earning a degree in molecular biology from SDSU, he spent a year working in biotech before he went on to obtain his MD from the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio. He returned to Southern California to complete his residency in pediatrics at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles where he was awarded numerous awards including resident of the year.
Dr. Vasko has privileges at St. John Pleasant Valley Hospital, Los Robles, Ventura County Medical Center, and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. His mission is to provide comprehensive evidence based care as well as form a strong bond with parents and patients from the newborn period to adolescence. He believes every child deserves a dedicated pediatrician that will serve as a consistent advocate for them as they grow up. He has been married for 6 years to his wife Heather who teaches children with special needs. Outside interests include surfing at County Line in Malibu, mountain biking, and hiking.
Physical and Immunization schedule
2 weeks Physical Exam
1 month Physical Exam + Hepatitis B
2 months Physical Exam + IPV, DTaP, HIB, Pneumococcal, Rotateq
4 months Physical Exam + IPV, DTaP, HIB, Pneumococcal, Rotateq
6 months Physical Exam + IPV, DTaP, HIB, Pneumococcal, Rotateq
9 months Physical Exam + Hepatitis B
12 months Physical Exam + Varicella, MMR, TB (PPD), blood test to rule out anemia(Hct)
15 months Physical Exam + HIB, Pneumococcal
18 months Physical Exam + DTaP
2 years Physical Exam + Hepatitis A2 ½ years Physical Exam + Hepatitis A
3 years Physical Exam
4 years Physical Exam + MMR, Varicella
5 years Physical Exam + IPV, DTaP, blood test to rule out anemia (Hct), Urinalysis, TB (PPD)
6 years Physical Exam
7 years Physical Exam
After the seven year old exam, physicals are recommended yearly per American Academy of Pediatrics Guidelines. If desired, infant injections may be obtained at the Public Health Clinic at a substantial discount. Most insurance companies require that you add the new baby to your existing policy within 30 days of baby's birth.
* Please note that the immunization schedule may be modified by the doctor*