Because we are inundated with information about what we can do to be more healthy, we might feel that we know exactly which examinations we need, and when. However, it’s hard for a layperson to decide what is truly necessary. Oftentimes we have unnecessary tests, while at other times we do not have truly important tests done. To avoid this problem, it’s a good idea to participate in an individualized screening program guided by an internal medicine specialist.
Our annual checkup program includes:
- consultation and physical exam
- lab examinations (based on age and sex)
- recommendation of further lab examinations according to need