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Physical Exams Guide

A physical exam is an excellent diagnostic and preventive care tool to examine your health and identify abnormalities. At Woodhaven Medical PC, the team offers comprehensive, individualized physical exams and spends sufficient time assessing the individual medical concerns of every man and woman. Woodhaven Medical PC also offers convenient in-office bloodwork. Call or schedule online today if you’re due for your annual physical exam.

Physical Exams Guide

Frequently Ask Questions

A physical exam can be used to either evaluate a certain medical complication or concern or it can be used as part of a general preventive care checkup. Physical exams are typically recommended annually. Your physical exam includes reviewing your medical and family history, an in-depth discussion with the team at Woodhaven Medical PC, a physical assessment, and time to answer any of your questions. Depending on your age, medical and family history, and current state of health, our office might recommend additional blood work and testing.

Your practitioner might recommend a physical exam to: Check for possible diseases Update any necessary immunizations Ensure that you’re maintaining a healthy lifestyle with regular exercise and balanced nutrition Identify issues that might develop into medical complications A physical exam might also be performed before a surgery or before treatment for a medical condition.

It’s best to prepare for your physical exam to make the most out of your time with your doctor. You should gather information or paperwork to show: Your list of current medications A list of any pain or symptoms you’re experiencing Any relevant recent test results Your surgical and medical history Contact information and names of other doctors you’ve recently visited

Your physical exam always involves an in-depth discussion. We will also check your pulse, height, weight, and inspect your body for any unusual growths or marks. Dr.Rahman  might examine your abdomen and other areas of your body and examine the location, size, consistency, tenderness, and texture of your individual organs. We may  send you for convenient in-office blood work to assess your cholesterol, blood sugar levels, and other key factors that can help paint a clear picture of your overall health. Call Woodhaven Medical, PC in New York City to schedule your physical exam or use the online scheduling tool.

The Ultimate Goal

At Woodhaven Medical PC, Dr. Rahman continues to make a significant impact on the lives of thousands, ensuring they receive the highest level of medical attention.