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Hallandale Medical Center

Medical, Dental and Behavioral Health Center located in Hallandale Beach, Florida

Routine and school physicals help ensure you’re healthy and that your body is functioning optimally. At Hallandale Medical Center in Hallandale Beach, Florida, the skilled medical team offers comprehensive adult physicals and physicals needed for children’s school, sports, and camp participation. The staff thoroughly evaluates your overall health and provides the medical documentation you need for registration. To schedule a physical, call Hallandale Medical Center today or request a physical appointment online now.

Physicals Q & A

What are physicals?

Routine physicals are thorough examinations of your overall health that you should have at least once a year as part of good preventive care.

The staff at Hallandale Medical Center offers comprehensive, in-office physicals to ensure your body is functioning optimally from one year to the next. During your visit, your provider can also identify early signs of acute or chronic disease, so treatment can begin quickly.

Which types of physicals are available?

In addition to being part of your preventive health care plan, physicals may also be required for employment, school registration, and participation in certain activities.
The staff at Hallandale Medical Center offers customized adult physicals and physicals for children that include:

  • Camp physicals
  • Work physicals
  • School physicals
  • Sports physicals

The team also provide comprehensive immigration exams that meet the requirements for those seeking citizenship in the United States.

What can I expect during a physical?

The staff at Hallandale Medical Center tailors your physical to the reason for your visit. Ultimately, the goal of all physicals is to ensure your body is functioning optimally and that you don’t have an underlying medical condition that would interfere with your ability to work, attend school, or participate in sports.

During your physical, your Hallandale Medical Center provider reviews your personal and family medical history to determine if you have risk factors for certain diseases. They physically examine the major functions of your body and evaluate or measure factors like your:

  • Height
  • Weight
  • Heart rate
  • Lung function
  • Blood pressure

The medical staff also assesses your skin health and can discuss any symptoms or health issues you’ve experienced since your last physical.

The Hallandale Medical Center staff completes the necessary paperwork you need for your employer, school, or other organization and reports any relevant medical information.

Will I need blood work?

If you have existing health issues or risk factors for chronic diseases, like diabetes or high cholesterol, your Hallandale Medical Center provider may order blood tests or urine tests to check for abnormalities.

Your routine physical is also a great time to get caught up on needed vaccinations, including the seasonal flu vaccination.

If it’s been more than a year since your last physical or you need a physical for work or school, call Hallandale Medical Center today or use the online booking feature to request an appointment.