Physical Exam

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Physical Exam

When was your last full physical exam? Years? Decades?

It has become less common of a practice. Often the intake includes a focused physical exam, but a full physical is a valuable tool that can teach both the doctor and patient about the patient's health- and often picks up something that has gone unnoticed. 

A full physical includes all the body systems, inside and out, top to bottom and orthopaedic tests to screen for any musculoskeletal problems.