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West Hills Urgent Care

Urgent Care & MediSpa located in West Hills, CA

Routine and school physicals help ensure you’re healthy and that your body is functioning optimally. At West Hills Urgent Care in West Hills, California, Philip H. Lee, DO, and the skilled medical team offers comprehensive adult physicals and those needed for children’s school and sports physical requirements. The staff thoroughly evaluates your overall health and provides the medical documentation you need for registration. To schedule a physical, call West Hills Urgent Care today.

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 West Hills Urgent Care 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 West Hills Urgent Care offers customized adult physicals and physicals for children that include:

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

The team also provides 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 West Hills Urgent Care 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 West Hills Urgent Care provider reviews your personal and family medical history to determine if you have risk factors for certain diseases. During your routine check-up, 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 West Hills Urgent Care staff completes the necessary paperwork you need for your employer as well as clearance for sports and school.

Will I need blood work?

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

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

Your yearly routine check-up at West Hills Urgent Care, including bloodwork and other routine tests, is only $29.

If it’s been more than a year since your last physical or you need a physical for work, school, or clearance to participate in sports, call West Hills Urgent Care to request an appointment today.