School Physicals in North Haven, CT
The dedicated professionals here at DOCS Urgent Care in North Haven are on hand to provide high quality, affordable school physicals to students of all ages as well as vaccinations and immunizations needed. Our staff is also available to discuss with parents any health, developmental or growth concerns they may have. We are also on hand to fill out necessary school forms and apply doctors’ signatures as needed.
QUALITY, AFFORDABLE CARE
DOCS URGENT CARE – NORTH HAVEN
163 Universal Dr
North Haven, CT 06473
PHONE: (203) 466-8058
FAX: (203) 907-3272
WEEKDAYS : 8AM-8PM
WEEKENDS : 8AM-4PM
What to expect during a school physical
During your child’s school physical doctors will perform a thorough examination including vision, hearing, vitals and a variety of other medical services as well. In addition to talking with parents about their child’s overall health, our physicians explain to parents the importance of school physicals and vaccinations in light of the many germs, bacteria and illnesses that are present in the school environment. Here at DOCS Urgent Care in North Haven we provide affordable school physicals and necessary medical care and treatment throughout the school year for all our student patients.
What should I bring to the physical?
When you come in for your child’s school physical be sure to provide the doctor with your child’s immunization records and a list of any medications they take. Bring along any school forms the doctor needs to fill out and sign and if your child is in need of a specific vaccination, call ahead to be sure we have the vaccine available here at our North Haven location at the time of your appointment.
Included in your Child’s Physical
Vision, hearing, blood pressure, vitals and a variety of other services are all included in your child’s school physical. The doctor will also talk with parents and their children about their overall health and any concerns they may have. At the DOCS Urgent Care in North Haven 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
Vaccinations Offered in North Haven
We provide a full range of immunizations and vaccinations here at the DOCS Urgent Care in North Haven. Some of the vaccinations we offer include:
- Hepatitis A (Pediatric)
- Hepatitis B (Pediatric)
- Japanese Encephalitis
- Zostavax (Shingles)
- Polio (IPV)
- Rabies Vaccination
- Tetanus Diphtheria (TD)
- Tetanus Diphtheria Pertussis (TDAP)
- Twinrix (Hep A & B Combination)
- Yellow Fever
The Care Your Child Needs, When They Need It in North Haven
At DOCS Urgent Care in Hamden we provide your children with school physicals, vaccinations, immunizations and even ongoing medical care and treatment they may need. Give a shout out to one of our staff members today to schedule your child’s annual school physical and vaccinations.