Physicals in Jacksonville
Protecting Your Health
When it comes to taking care of your health, it’s important to keep up with routine medical appointments so you can keep track of your physicals. This is especially important for those that are still in school, participating in sports, or have a job that requires a physical examination certificate, and more.
If you are currently a worker and operate a commercial motor vehicle for your job or use one to get to and from your workplace, you most likely need to obtain a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical before you receive a commercial driver’s license (CDL).
Whatever the reason may be, our experts will work quickly and effectively with you to maximize your convenience.
What to Expect
You should look at a DOT physical exam like any other annual physical examination checkup. Our doctors will perform an exam to ensure your muscles and nerves are in optimal health, as well as assess your medical history to identify any pre-existing medical conditions.
This may include:
- Respiratory infections
- Cardiovascular disease
- Digestive problems
Why Should I Get a Physical or Screening?
We highly encourage all our Jacksonville patients to get screens and partake in a check-up or a physical for better overall health and to prevent common diseases that affect your medical status. We work collaboratively alongside a practice manager, chronic healthcare coach, and a medical assistant to provide you with early detection of signs that may interfere with your health in the future.
Physicals and check-ups will involve various assessments and screenings based on your unique case. Appointment times will also depend on your situation, we will ensure to check for any visible symptoms that warrant treatment.
Generally, our physicals will check the following:
- Muscle Strength
- Heart Health
Our team of highly experienced medical providers utilize specialized, non-invasive chiropractic treatments to help you experience relief and restore motor function without surgery or drugs.