Annual Physical Exam
The purpose of an annual physical exam is that our doctors determine the general status of your health. The exam also gives you a chance to talk to our providers about any ongoing pain or symptoms that you’re experiencing or any other health concerns that you might have. The Physical Exam typically includes an updated health history from the patient to determine any recent medical problems, medications and supplements. A check of vital signs such as blood pressure, heart rate, and respiratory rate.
A physical examination is recommended at least once a year, especially in people over the age of 50. These exams are used to:
The physical exam should include blood work for lab tests, i.e.; complete blood count, blood chemistry, lipid panel etc. We offer Diagnostic testing might required i.e.; EKG, X-Ray, Ultrasounds, Mammography, Vascular Studies and Echocardiogram.
School and Sport Physicals
Many schools require a physical to be completed when it is time to head back to school or register for sports. Advance Urgent Care offers convenient, affordable sports and school physicals, with no appointment needed. Sport physicals help determine whether a child is healthy enough to participate in a particular sport or activity. These physicals are particularly important for any child with an existing health issue.
School or Sports Physical Includes: