Physical Exam in Pittsburg, PA

AFC Urgent Care Offers Comprehensive Walk-in Physical Examinations

Physical

AFC Urgent Care walk-in clinic offers an easy solution for completing your school, sports, camp, driver’s license, or DOT physicals.

  • No appointment is needed, just stop by whenever it is convenient for you
  • All exams are performed by experienced physicians
  • Open 7 days a week, from 8 am-8 pm

The exam helps determine whether it’s safe for you to participate in a particular activity. Pennsylvania requires that student athletes complete a sports physical prior to each upcoming competitive season.

What to Expect During Your Physical Examination:

Family and Medical History

The doctors will review your basic medical history, including:

  • Serious illnesses among other family members
  • Illnesses that you had when you were younger or may have now, such as asthma, diabetes, or epilepsy
  • Previous hospitalizations or surgeries
  • Past injuries
  • List of current medications
  • Does the athlete have asthma (wheezing), hay fever, or coughing spells after exercise?
  • Has the athlete ever stopped exercising because of dizziness or passed out during exercise?
  • Has the athlete ever suffered a heat-related illness (heat stroke)?

Physical Exam

During the physical part of the exam, the doctor will usually:

  • Record your height and weight
  • Take a blood pressure and pulse reading
  • Conduct a vision test
  • Check your heart, lungs, abdomen, ears, nose, and throat
  • Evaluate your posture, joints, strength, and flexibility

Remember to bring any specific forms required by your school or organization. Otherwise, we have a standard form that is typically accepted by most organizations.

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