By BitMED Provider: Komal Hanif; MD; Family Medicine
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- Blood Pressure
- Colon cancer: if you’re between 50 and 75. If you have a family history of colon cancer, or risk factors such as polyps or inflammatory bowel disease, you will need to be screened sooner.
- Dental exam
- Eye Exam
- Immunizations: Flu shot annually, Tetanus-diphtheria and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine booster every 10 years, Shingles vaccine once after 60
- Physical exam
- PAP smear and HPV
- Osteoporosis, if you have risk factors
- Lung cancer annual screening for with low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) in adults aged 55 to 80 years who have a 30 pack-year smoking history AND currently smoke or have quit within the past 15 years