Pediatric Sports Physical Questions and Answers
All Better Pediatrics performs sports physical exams for children to participate in summer camps, sports teams or school sports activities. For more information please call us or book an appointment online. We serve patients from Memphis TN, Germantown TN, Bartlett TN, Cordova TN, Collierville TN, Oakville TN and Lenow TN.
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Why are Physicals important in Children?
What can I expect from a sports physical?
Every year, thousands of people sustain injuries from sports, such as knee or ankle injuries. For children, it is especially important to prepare for sports season at school, since they are most susceptible to injuries and interact with other children every day at practice. One way to ensure that you or your child is in great health to play a sport is by getting a yearly or seasonal sports physical. Sports physicals are a safe and effective way to ensure that your body is in the best condition to exercise or play a sport, and they can help your medical provider recommend any steps that you should take to protect your health throughout the sports season. But scheduling a sports physical far in advance can be stressful and burdensome, especially for busy families or working professionals. Even if you walk into a last minute medical clinic, there can often be a waiting time associated with receiving your sports physical, which is frustrating and time consuming.
At All Better Pediatrics in Memphis, TN, our team offers the convenient alternative of at home visits, where we can provide you and your loved ones with high quality sports physicals in a timely manner. We help you avoid the long waiting times and months of waiting to receive sports physicals by providing them at your home. Our team serves the surrounding areas of Memphis, and will work with you to explain the different medical options that you have with All Better Pediatrics.
There are various parts of the sports physical that will help to make sure you are in the best possible health. These include a questionnaire of your past medical history, so our team is aware of any sprains or broken bones that you have sustained in the past and of your family history. In addition, we will check your joints and muscles, and general vital signs. Our team of medical professionals has years of experience when it comes to administering sports physicals, and can answer any questions that you may have during the process. We know that everyone has different health needs, which is why we work hard to understand your health and provide accurate and effective medical advice. We make the entire sports physical process easy and can schedule your appointment online or over the phone, and answer questions in the process. In addition to our sports physicals, we can provide services for sports injuries, all in the comfort of your home.
If you would like to save valuable time and effort, and have our team come visit you instead of spending time at the doctor’s office, then contact us today to schedule an appointment for a sports physical. Our medical experts are ready to help you stay in great health throughout the year, and can ensure that you receive the high quality sports physical that you are looking for.
We can provide all the necessary paperwork for your child’s school or sports team and will answer any questions that you may have about their health. Contact us today for more information, and we look forward to helping you stay in great health at All Better Pediatrics.
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