I & R Medical Services, P.C.
Board Certified Internal Medicine Physicians located in Forest Hills, NY
Annual examinations are a great way to keep yourself in top physical condition. At I & R Medical Services, P.C., in Forest Hills, New York, Dr. Roza and Dr. Igor Israel offer comprehensive yearly physical exams, including blood tests, pulmonary function tests, urine analysis, cardiograms, urine pregnancy tests, and bladder scans if indicated, to check on your overall health and ensure you’re managing any existing medical conditions. The medical team also offers affordable physical exams and blood tests if you don’t have insurance. Schedule an annual wellness visit online or by calling the office directly.
Physical Exams/Annual Wellness Visit Q & A
What are the benefits of an annual physical?
In addition to yearly monitoring of your overall health, annual wellness exams provide Dr. Roza and Dr. Igor Israel the opportunity to screen for and identify serious medical issues in their earliest stages.
As part of your exam, Dr. Roza and Dr. Igor Israel can assess your risk for certain diseases, such as cancer and diabetes, based on your family history, past medical history, and other factors.
If there are indications of potential problems, Dr. Roza and Dr. Igor Israel can perform more testing to confirm a diagnosis. They can also start treatment as soon as possible to prevent further medical issues. If you need additional treatment. they can refer you to a specialist.
What can I expect during an annual wellness exam?
During an annual wellness exam, Dr. Roza or Dr. Igor Israel first discuss any health concerns you have since your previous physical. This is the ideal time to talk about any symptoms or pain you experience or questions you have.
Dr. Roza or Dr. Igor Israel also talks to you about your lifestyle habits, work life, and relationships to evaluate your mental and emotional health.
Following this in-depth conversation, they perform a physical examination of your eyes, ears, nose, mouth, and skin. They also have you lie back on the exam table, so they can evaluate your internal structures, feeling for abnormalities like lumps or tenderness.
If you have existing medical issues, such as diabetes or high blood pressure, Dr. Roza or Dr. Igor Israel may request blood work, a urine analysis, or other tests as part of your comprehensive physical.
Based on your health history and family history, they may also order a cardiogram to check your heart health.
How should I prepare for a physical examination?
To make your appointment go smoothly, it helps to prepare a list of questions or concerns you have for Dr. Roza or Dr. Igor Israel in advance of your physicals.
You should also bring a list of medications and their dosages that you take daily. Be sure to include over-the-counter and prescription medicines and supplements.
If this is your first appointment with Drs. Roza and Igor Israel, you may also want to bring copies of your previous medical records or write down any treatments, hospitalizations, and surgeries you had in the past.
Schedule a physical exam today and stay in charge of your health. Book online or call I & R Medical Services, P.C., directly.