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Physicals

An annual exam helps determine general health and is a good time to address any other health issues or concerns. If you’re asking yourself the question, “where can I get a physical,” keep reading. Scheduling a physical can have a number of benefits including preventive care in the form of tests, screenings, and examination. At Village Emergency Centers, our team of board-certified physicians and nurses can review medical history, recommend diet and exercise suggestions, and analyze overall health for physical exams or sports physicals.

Playing sports can be a fun and thrilling way to get physical exercise, but it’s important for players to engage in sports responsibly without damaging their bodies. Thankfully, a sports physical can determine the current condition of your body in relation to sports. Anyone in need of a sports physical is welcome to visit a Village Emergency Centers location and receive an in-depth examination from our knowledgeable physicians.

FAQ

Where Can I Get a Physical?

Highly important data can be collected concerning your overall health. Health problems such as high blood pressure can be identified and appropriate measures could be taken. In addition, the physician will discern whether urgent care or other medical services are required. If the patient is feeling any amount of pain, light to moderate, a doctor can make an assessment to determine what treatment, if any, needs to be administered. If necessary, a referral may also be made for concerns that suggest further inspection. No matter how healthy you feel, receiving an annual physical exam is always a good idea.

For starters, highly important data can be collected covering overall health, high blood pressure, whether a patient needs urgent care, and more. If the patient is feeling any amount of pain, light to moderate, a doctor can make an assessment to determine what treatment, if any, needs to be administered. If necessary, a referral may also be made for concerns that suggest further inspection.

A DOT physical is used for those who need to remain compliant for the Department of Transportation (DOT). The states require this type of physical for those who operate commercial motor vehicles as they are at a greater risk of injuring themselves or others while on the road.

DOT physicals are conducted by licensed medical examiners who traditionally analyze:

  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • Blood pressure
  • Urinalysis

Where Can I Get a Sports Physical? 

Whether you are a professional athlete or require a sports physical for school, you or your child can rely on Village Emergency Centers to provide professional, detail-oriented physicals. We will make sure you are fit for the field and ready to take on the next game. With four convenient locations across Houston, Village Emergency Centers offers the best in medical care—all without the wait.

In regard to health insurance, no insurance is required and no other documentation is needed. For individuals younger than 18, a parent or guardian must be present, and our staff will provide the necessary paperwork required.

Village Emergency Centers provide sports physicals every day of the week from 10 AM to 10 PM. The examination cost is only $25. 

Annual physicals are recommended for everyone to monitor general health. Sports physicals are conducted specifically for patients who plan on playing a sport or other kind of physical activity. A sports physical will focus on potential problems that could determine whether the patient participates in regular sports activities.

Why Choose Village Emergency Centers?

Little To No Wait Time

24/7 Emergency Care

Convenient Locations

Board-Certified Doctors

Pediatric Emergency Department

CT Scan, Ultrasound, & X-rays

All private Insurances Accepted

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