Attention to your health is vital to your physical and financial will
being. Early detection and treatment often can make the difference
between life and death and can prevent thousands of dollars in
expense. By choosing a comprehensive physical examination like the
V.I.P. exam you will be taking advantage of the best medical expertise,
medical innovation and preventive strategy available.
The Comprehensive V.I.P. physical examination consists of...
Medical History. A medical history consists of
a history of present illness, past medical history, chief complaints, review
of systems and social, occupational and family history
Physical examination with a board certified physician.
The physical examination consists of an inspection of the body using
palpation, visual assessment, percussion, auscultation, olfaction and adjunctive techniques.
Complete Blood Count (CBC). A common
test done to find out if a person is anemic, has an infection, has a
bleeding disorder or has a hematological disorder.
Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (Albumin,
Bilirubin, Calcium, Carbon Dioxide, Chloride, Creatinine, Glucose,
Alkaline Phosphatase, Potassium, Total Protein, Sodium, ALT, AST,
BUN). Tests used to check for a broad range of
conditions. The results are compared to normal
values. If any tests do not compare then other test may be ordered
to determine the cause of the abnormality.
Thyroid Panel (Free T4, TSH). The
primary tests for thyroid function.
Lipid Panel (Cholestrol, HDL, Triglycerides).
Tests used to evaluate the risk of coronary occlusion, arteriosclerosis
and myocardial infarction.
Urinanalysis. A group of tests on urine
which can identify kidney diseases that may have gone unnoticed. Examples are Diabetes, glomerulonephritis,
urinary tract infections and cancer.
Stool test for blood (fecal occult
blood). A test used to check for blood in the stool
(feces). Blood in the feces can be indicative of colorectal cancer
or bleeding along the digestive tract from other causes.
Electrocardiogram (ECG). An ECG is a record of
the electrical impulses that trigger the heartbeat. It is used to
diagnosis disorders of the heart.
Chest X-ray. Used to identify structural and
functional abnormalities of the lung including cancer, emphysema, and
Ultrasound screening. A procedure that uses high
frequency sound to image malignancies and structural or functional abnormalities.
Includes the following:
Prostate Specific Antigen
(PSA). The PSA blood test measures prostrate specific
antigen in the blood. PSA may be elevated when cancer is present in
the prostate and is recommended for men annually after the age of 40.
Optional Tests (extra charge)
Mammogram. A low dose x-ray procedure for cancer of the
for women annually or biannually based on personal or family history.
density. An x-ray screening procedure that measures
bone mass of the hip and spine.
Smear. ($50.00) A Pap smear can detect both cancerous and noncancerous conditions of the cervix. A Pap smear is recommended
yearly for women.
Colonoscopy. A way to visualize the colon by
snaking a fiberoptic tube through regions of the rectum and colon to
view the walls of the intestine. During this procedure, the physician is
able to remove polyps or other abnormalities revealed by the
procedure. Studies have reported a 76% to 90% decrease in
colorectal cancers in people who were regularly screened with
colonoscopy and who had all colonic polyps removed during the
Appointments can be scheduled by e-mail...
Monday thru Friday 9:00A.M. to
Food: No food, drink, tobacco or gum 12 hours prior
to the exam; The last meal before the exam should be fat free (no eggs,
butter, milk or ice cream) and; The patient may drink water
but may not drink coffee or any other beverage.
Clothing: Comfortable clothing which can be easily
Time: Please arrive 5 minutes before your schedule
appointment time. The complete health check (PE and tests) will be
completed in 1/2 day or 2 sessions of 2 hours each.
Total Cost $850.00
Method: Prepaid with credit card (MasterCard or Visa),
cashier's check or