Before participating in sports or other athletic activities, many participants are required to complete a sports physical. This type of health screening ensures that the athlete is in good physical health and can safely participate in the athletic program.
At Florida Wellness Medical Group, we make it easy to complete your sports physical with an experienced team of sports medicine physician.
What’s Involved in a Sports Physical?
Typically, sports programs provide the athlete with a form that must be completed by a physician. This form tends to vary from program to program but may include questions about the athlete’s physical fitness, underlying medical conditions, medical history, and any medications that the athlete is currently taking.
During your sports physical, our doctor will perform a specialized medical exam, which may include:
Your doctor may also ask you questions about your:
Our experienced physician can also offer guidance for injury prevention and how to protect your health during demanding physical activity, especially if you have an underlying medical condition.
What to Bring to Your Sports Physical
Make sure to bring any required paperwork from your athletics program to your sports physical. Additionally, bring a list of medications that you take, including supplements, and information about your immunizations. To save time at your appointment, consider filling out our new patient paperwork ahead of time.
The team at Florida Wellness Medical Group provides prompt, thorough sports physicals for all types of athletic programs. Contact us today to schedule your appointment!
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Florida Wellness Medical Group is here to restore and protect your physical health so that you can return to the activities you love. Reach out to us today to schedule an appointment!