It’s important to visit your primary care doctor at least once a year, even if you’re healthy, for a health evaluation and recommended screenings and immunizations. Many health conditions and diseases can be avoided or successfully controlled if caught early.
Talk with your doctor for specific recommendations based on your age, gender, health status, medical history, risk factors, lifestyle, and family history.
Most preventive care services are covered at no charge. Check with your health plan prior to your appointment.
Here are some guidelines for important appointments to schedule with your primary care doctor:
Being prepared for your doctor’s visits will result in a more positive experience and help you better understand and manage your health needs.
Here are some tips to help get the most out of your appointments:
Call your primary care doctor to schedule an appointment. If you are looking for a doctor, PHP has a large network to choose from.