Your annual well woman exam will include a physical examination and a discussion of your medical history. We will note your blood pressure, pulse rate, height, weight, BMI, do a urinalysis, a cholesterol blood test, a lipid profile blood test, and a diabetes blood test, and check your vision and hearing. Your essential reproductive health exam will include a breast exam and awareness advice, a pelvic exam, and pap smear. We will screen you annually through age 24 for chlamydia, do an HIV test once through age 64, test for hepatitis C once during adulthood, do a blood pressure check every 2 years, check your cholesterol every five years beginning at age 45, screen for colon cancer, refer you for a mammogram and bone density test.
Are your immunizations up to date? You need a flu vaccine annually, tetanus-diphtheria every 10 years, shingles vaccine once after age 60, and pneumococcal vaccine once after age 65. We will help you stay healthy and strong! You are a vital part of your family’s good health.