Clover Internal Medicine Associates
Board Certified Internal Medicine located in Fort Worth, TX
A physical exam is an important diagnostic tool that provides your doctor with a wealth of information about your health. At Clover Internal Medicine in Fort Worth, Texas, the medical specialists take a proactive and preventive approach to care, providing comprehensive physical exams that often include health screenings so they get a full picture of your health and wellness. To schedule a physical exam, call the office today or book an appointment online.
What is a physical exam?
Your physical exam is an important part of your visit to Clover Internal Medicine. The team takes a proactive approach to care and have carved out enough time so you get the comprehensive treatment you need to manage your health and medical concerns. The physical exam serves as a tool your specialist uses to assess your health and create your personalized wellness plan.
The experienced team at Clover Internal Medicine provides gender-specific examinations, as well as physicals tailored to certain health needs, such as diabetes and heart disease.
What can I expect during a physical exam?
Everyone’s health needs are unique, and the team at Clover Internal Medicine take a very individualized approach to care so no one exam is like another. Every physical exam is comprehensive and may include:
- Review of your medical and family history
- Assessment of body composition
- Blood pressure and heart rate readings
- Palpation of your internal organs
- Look at your ears and eyes
- Listening to your heart and lungs
Your specialist may also conduct gender-specific checks, such as a Pap smear for women or testicular exam for men. Your specialist may also request lab work to further assess health and risks.
After your physical, your specialist devises a personalized treatment plan aimed at promoting your health.
What are health screenings?
The team at Clover Internal Medicine provide comprehensive preventive screenings when you come in for a physical exam so they can catch potential health conditions early. Types of health screenings include:
- Blood sugar check
- Blood lipid profile
- Ultrasound of the thoracic aorta and heart
- Radiologic exams
- Breast exams or mammogram
- Colon cancer screening
- Bone density test
- Prostate cancer screening
- Allergy testing
- Pulmonary screening
- Cardiovascular screening
- Neurovascular screening
Instead of managing symptoms, the team takes a holistic approach to medical care and provides care aimed at preventing health issues before they start. By screening early and often, the team can help you make the required lifestyle changes that promote good health or get you the type of treatment you need so you get the best outcomes.
A physical exam is more than just a check of your weight and blood pressure. It’s a tool the team at Clover Internal Medicine uses to assess your overall health and wellness needs. To schedule your physical exam, call the office today or book an appointment online.
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