Preventive Care

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Doctors advise patients to make and keep regular appointments for ongoing health matters.

Here are some of the procedures and examinations that are recommended.

  • Annual comprehensive physicals and regular check-ups.
  • Regular gynecological exams and other issues relating to women’s health.
  • Screening tests (for high blood pressure, high cholesterol, osteoporosis).
  • Cancer detection tests (for colon, prostate, breast, cervical, testicular).
  • Routine immunizations like TETANUS, PERTUSSIS & DIPTHERIA (up-date every 10 years).
  • Travel Vaccines.
  • Flu shots and pneumococcal shots are strongly advised for over 50s and those with certain medical conditions such as asthma, high blood pressure or diabetes.
  • Shingles Vaccine is now recommended for patients over 60 years of age.
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