Annual physical exams are specially designed to check on your total health and wellness. In addition, annual physical exams are an excellent time for Dr. Silao to monitor your ongoing conditions to observe any changes. If medications need to be adjusted or changed, the annual physical exam is the ideal time to do so.
Patients of all types need annual physical exams to help them stay as healthy as possible. Many patients need to have an annual physical exam to verify their health before starting a new job or before obtaining a new health insurance policy. School-aged children often need to have an annual physical exam before they start school for the year or before they're able to participate in team sports. Even if an employer, school, or insurance company doesn't require an annual physical exam, it's always a good idea to have a clear picture of your overall health through this type of exam.
There are several ways that you can prepare for your annual physical exam, including:
Dr. Silao may also have other specific recommendations for exam preparation. If certain types of blood work are needed, you may need to fast for a brief period before the exam.
An annual physical exam typically begins with a review of your medical history. Your height, weight, temperature, and blood pressure will be checked at the beginning of the exam. You'll then have a chance to discuss your overall health and wellness with Dr. Silao as he checks your:
If you need vaccinations, Dr. Silao can administer them during the exam. If medications need to be added, adjusted, or changed, Dr. Silao can do so during this exam.
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