U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 42-year-old member asked:

At what age does a child start to walk?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Range 9-15m: A kid generally learns to walk between 9 & 15 months. This is generally adjusted for any level of prematurity. (6wks early adds 6wks to expected first/last date.).
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 30-year-old female asked:
Is it true that when we ae at home it is best for my child to walk bare feet?
4 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
A 32-year-old member asked:
Will a child with cerebral palsy ever walk?
2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
A 120-year-old female asked about a female:
Why does my child have extreme pain out of nowhere and knee pain to the point where she can't walk?
2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Last updated Nov 2, 2015


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.