The Basic Wellness Screening is the best and most commonly used screening to evaluate an individual’s overall health status. The Basic Wellness Screening is utilized in routine physical’s in addition, other testing may be required depending on an individual’s risk factors and biological sex.
Complete Blood Count (CBC): Measures and evaluates the white blood cells (leukocytes), red blood cells (erythrocytes), and platelets (thrombocytes) that circulate in the blood. The CBC test is useful for diagnosing conditions such as anemia, infections, leukemia, and bleeding disorders.
Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP): Measures the levels of electrolytes in the body, the function of the liver, kidneys, and provides the status of an individual’s metabolism. CMP is a very common screening to diagnose diabetes, liver disease, kidney disease and hypertension.
Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH): Evaluates the function of the thyroid and helps diagnose thyroid disorders such as hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism. Thyroid disorders are very common and according to many statistics, one in eight women will develop a thyroid disorder at some time in her life.
Urinalysis (UA): Routine test to help diagnose and screen for various diseases and conditions such as diabetes, kidney disease, high blood pressure and more. A urinalysis is also the most requested drug screening required of an individual before they are hired by an employer.
Lipid Profile: Commonly known as the Lipid Panel, this test assesses the risk of an individual developing cardiovascular disease. Also, utilized to monitor the effectiveness of treatment for cardiovascular diseases. Fasting is required before testing.