Developmental milestones record - 4 months

Definition

Typical 4-month-old infants are expected to develop certain physical and mental skills. These skills are called milestones.

Information

All children develop a little differently. If you are concerned about your child's development, talk to your child's health care provider.

PHYSICAL AND MOTOR SKILLS

The typical 4-month-old baby should:

SENSORY AND COGNITIVE SKILLS

A 4-month-old baby is expected to:

PLAY

You can encourage development through play:


Review Date: 10/11/2018
Reviewed By: Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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