School Physicals in Hamden, CT

For your child’s annual school physical, be sure to reach out to the physicians and team here at DOCS Urgent Care in Hamden. We provide school physicals to children of all ages along with needed vaccinations and immunizations depending upon their age. We also give attention to your child’s health and developmental issues, along with vision, hearing, blood pressure and a variety of other services as well. In addition, our team will fill out necessary school forms and apply doctors’ signatures as needed.  



1700 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden, CT 06514

PHONE: (475) 238-7972
FAX: (475) 238-8609


What to expect during a school physical

At your child’s school physical be sure to take time out and talk with the doctor about any health and developmental concerns you may have. Included in this visit is a thorough examination which includes vision, hearing, vitals and a wide range of other services as well. With the many germs, bacteria and illnesses that are present in the school environment, it is important for parents to ensure that their children receive proper vaccinations and immunizations as needed. The dedicated physicians here at Hamden DOCS Urgent Care strive to provide the highest quality school physicals as well as medical care and treatment to all our student patients.


At the time of your child’s school physical, be sure to bring along with you their immunization records and a list of any medications they may take as well as school forms the doctor needs to fill out and sign. If your child is in need of a specific vaccination, we suggest you call our team ahead of your scheduled visit to be sure we have the vaccine available.

Included in your Child’s Physical

There are a number of services included with your child’s school physical, all of which your doctor will discuss with you. You can also discuss any health, growth or development concerns you may have with the doctor during your child’s physical. At the DOCS Urgent Care in Hamden the following services are included with a physical:

Physical Examination Includes:
  • Review of health history and immunization
  • Perform physical examination
  • Height / Weight
  • Blood pressure and heart rate
  • Checking of heart, lungs, abdomen, ears, nose, and throat
  • Evaluate posture, joint, strength, and flexibility
  • Vision testing
  • Supply you with a summary of the exam and stamp any medical forms required
  • Fall all applicable and related documents to specific institutions
Our clinic and dedicated staff here at the DOCS Urgent Care in Hamden has been recognized as industry leaders. The team is committed and dedicated to providing only the highest quality and affordable care and treatment to all our patients before and during the school year. We have partnered up with the Hamden school districts and the educational centers to ensure that school physicals and vaccinations as well as year-round medical care is provided to your children as needed.

Vaccinations Offered in Hamden

We provide a full range of vaccinations and immunizations here at DOCS Urgent Care of Hamden.

Some of the vaccinations we offer include:
  • Hepatitis A (Pediatric)
  • Hepatitis B (Pediatric)
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • MMR
  • Menactra
  • Zostavax (Shingles)
  • Polio (IPV)
  • Pneumococcal
  • PPD
  • Rabies Vaccination
  • Tetanus Diphtheria (TD)
  • Tetanus Diphtheria Pertussis (TDAP)
  • Twinrix (Hep A & B Combination)
  • Typhoid
  • Varicella
  • Yellow Fever
  • Gardasil
  • B-12
  • Ceftriaxone
  • Kenalog-10
  • Phenergan
  • Solu-Medrol
  • Toradol
  • Benadryl
  • The Care Your Child Needs, When They Need It in Hamden

    With the school season only days away, be sure to schedule your child’s school physical with the team here at DOCS Urgent Care of Hamden. We not only provide school physicals but vaccinations and immunizations needed, depending upon your child’s age as well as ongoing medical care and treatment throughout the school year. Be sure to reach out to our staff today to take advantage of our top-rated, affordable school physicals and immunizations today.


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