School Physicals in Stamford, CT
At the DOCS Urgent Care in Stamford our team of dedicated physicians and assistants are on hand to provide your children with quality and affordable school physicals. In addition to school physicals our team also administers vaccinations and immunizations needed depending upon the age of your child. Our physicians will talk with you about your child’s health and history and will fill out and sign all necessary school forms at the time of their appointment.
QUALITY, AFFORDABLE CARE
DOCS URGENT CARE – STAMFORD
2001 W Main Street
Stamford, CT 06902
What to expect DURING a school physical
A school physical involves many tests including, but not limited to, vision, hearing, height, weight and other vitals. Doctors talk about the child’s growth and development and encourages parents to adhere to school physicals and vaccines in light of the many germs, bacteria and illnesses that are present in the school environment. At DOCS Urgent Care in Stamford we not only provide needed school physicals and vaccines but ongoing medical care for your children year-round.
What should I bring to the physical?
It is important to bring along to your child’s appointment, their immunization records and a list of any medications they take. Be sure to bring any school forms the doctor needs to fill out and sign at the time of the physical. If your child requires a specific vaccination at their physical, we highly recommend you call us ahead of time to ensure that we have the vaccine available.
Included in your Child's Physical
The physician will perform a variety of tests and services at your child’s physical. Vision and hearing tests, height and weight measurements, blood pressure readings and a series of other vitals are included. They will also discuss your child’s health and development with you and are on hand to discuss any other concerns you may have. At the DOCS Urgent Care in Stamford we provide a number of services including: 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 Stamford
We provide a vast number of immunizations and vaccinations here at the DOCS Urgent Care in Stamford. 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 Stamford
With the school bells about to ring, bring your children to our trusted clinic here at DOCS Urgent Care in Stamford for their school physicals and required vaccinations and immunizations. You can either call ahead and make an appointment or simply walk right in.