A quality physical is one of the best ways you can protect and nurture a lifetime of health and wellness. Micheal Moisant, DO, and the team at Harmony Clinics, in Wichita Falls, Texas, offer annual, sports, and work-related physicals to help maintain your health, prevent disease, and identify signs of disease early. To schedule your physical exam, call or book an appointment online.
A physical, or physical examination, is an assessment of your health status. The purpose of a physical is to establish a clear picture of your health and wellness.
You may have a physical every year as part of your regular health maintenance or for compliance with insurance, sports, or work requirements. A physical gives your primary care provider an opportunity to:
Educate you on new or updated health information
A quality physical helps to create an up-to-date, holistic health maintenance plan that is specific to you and your health needs.
During a physical, your Harmony Clinics provider:
Your primary care provider may order follow-up testing, including cancer screenings, specialized bloodwork, or EKG, depending on your health history, symptoms, or risk factors for some diseases.
During a physical exam, your provider assesses your primary body systems by:
Harmony Clinics tailors physicals to age, gender, and the health history of a patient. In addition to a regular assessment, men also receive a prostate check and prostate-related blood work. For women, a physical may include a breast and pelvic exam, and a Pap smear.
If your provider finds anything concerning that needs follow-up testing or treatment, they discuss this with you and give you a chance to ask any questions or share any concerns.
For a quality physical examination, call or schedule an appointment online with Harmony Clinics today.