Check blood pressure, weight and height to calculate body mass index (BMI) and health risks.
Hep C: Screening for those born between 1945-1965
Diabetes: All non-Caucasians; All Caucasians with sustained blood pressure greater than 135/80, or BMI greater than or equal to 25, or history of gestational diabetes, or family history of diabetes.
Colorectal Cancer Screening:
Colonoscopy every 10 years
Fecal Occult Blood Testing with DNA every 3 years
Annual Fecal Occult Blood testing.
Assessment of Risk for TB: To determine risk factors
Low dose CT lung scan age 55-80 if current smoker with 30 pack year smoking history, or quit within past 15 years
HIV Screening: Between ages 15-65
Tdap/Td: Adults under 65 who have never received Tdap should get a Tdap booster, regardless of when a prior Td was given. After this, Td is required every 10 years.
Zoster (Shingles): At age 60
PneumoniaVaccine: Two shot series starting at age 65
Lipid Test: Every 10 years (if no risk factors)
Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA): Current evidence does not recommend routine PSA screening unless risk factors exist. Discuss with your provider to determine if risks exist for screening
Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm age 65-75 if have ever smoked
The recommendations above are intended to be guidelines only and may not pertain to individuals with certain risk factors. In addition to these guidelines, the following screenings can be avluable to your health:
- Risk factor screening for coronary artery disease
- Sexually Transmitted Disease testing
- Dietary concerns/habits