U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Baton Rouge, LA
A 25-year-old female asked:

What is the average head circumference for a 6 year old girl?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 31 years experience
Head circumference: Head sizes are relatively larger in small children. In a child without headaches, seizures or major organ deformities, the head circumference is genetically determined and you will not be able to do much about it at four years of age. Or six. You will want to discuss your concern withyour family doctor or pediatrician.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Nov 28, 2019

Disclaimer:

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.