Annual Physical Exam

Thuy T. Nguyen, M.D., Inc.

General Practitioners & Pediatricians located in Garden Grove, CA

Finding a primary care doctor you trust can be a challenging task. Dr. Vu Nguyen and the medical team at Thuy T. Nguyen, M.D., Inc. in Garden Grove, California, provide comprehensive medical care for your entire family — from newborns and up — with friendliness, compassion, and dedication. Getting an annual exam with your doctor can help you stay healthy, track chronic issues, and may even prevent medical complications. Call or schedule a visit online today to get started.

Annual Physical Exam Q & A

What is an annual exam?

An annual exam includes a comprehensive medical history, evaluation, and exam. Dr. Nguyen and his team check your height, weight, blood pressure, breathing, and heart rate in addition to evaluating any concerns you may be experiencing.

Dr. Nguyen may recommend blood testing — to check blood sugar, cholesterol levels, and blood cell count — if you are experiencing any unusual symptoms or show signs of illness. Specialized blood testing is available for thyroid conditions, diabetes, and women’s health issues.

Most insurance companies cover an annual exam. This makes it possible for your doctor at Thuy T. Nguyen, M.D., Inc. to regularly track your health and help you take proactive steps to avoid or reduce the severity of chronic illnesses.

Why should I get an annual exam?

Getting an annual exam is the first step to maintaining good health and avoiding chronic illnesses. Many of the procedures Dr. Nguyen and his staff perform during your annual exam can show early signs of disease so you can get treatment sooner, if needed.

Yearly checks of your vision, blood pressure, weight, and blood sugar can help identify any health risk factors you may have. With early detection, Dr. Nguyen and his staff can help you with lifestyle modifications or medications to prevent chronic illness or slow the progression of your condition.

What is a well-child exam?

A well-child exam is an annual checkup for your child. The goal of a well-child exam is to ensure your child stays healthy and meets his or her growth and development milestones. The doctors at Thuy T. Nguyen, M.D., Inc. specialize in pediatrics and take special care to maintain your child’s health and wellbeing.  Immunizations are of paramount importance.

During a well-child exam, you complete questionnaires about your child’s health and development while the Thuy T. Nguyen, M.D., Inc. medical professionals check your child’s height, weight, and blood pressure. If Dr. Nguyen or you have concerns about your child’s health, you discuss these issues to develop a treatment plan together.

Thuy T. Nguyen, M.D., Inc. also provides comprehensive vaccinations for children and treatment for conditions like the common cold and flu.

What types of preventive testing are available?

At Thuy T. Nguyen, M.D., Inc., preventive testing is available if you have certain risk factors or you show signs of illness. Common preventive tests include Pap smears and mammograms for women and genital exams for men.

The family of doctors at Thuy T. Nguyen, M.D., Inc. aim to ensure the best health for every individual in your family with personalized, committed care. Call or click now to schedule your first visit.

am includes a comprehensive medical history, evaluation, and exam. Dr. Nguyen and his team check your height, weight, blood pressure, breathing, and heart rate in addition to evaluating any concerns you may be experiencing.

Dr. Nguyen may recommend blood testing — to check blood sugar, cholesterol levels, and blood cell count — if you are experiencing any unusual symptoms or show signs of illness. Specialized blood testing is available for thyroid conditions, diabetes, and women’s health issues.

Most insurance companies cover an annual exam. This makes it possible for your Nguyen MD doctor to regularly track your health and help you take proactive steps to avoid or reduce the severity of chronic illnesses.

Why should I get an annual exam?

Getting an annual exam is the first step to maintaining good health and avoiding chronic illnesses. Many of the procedures Dr. Nguyen and his staff perform during your annual exam can show early signs of disease so you can get treatment sooner, if needed.

Yearly checks of your vision, blood pressure, weight, and blood sugar can help identify any health risk factors you may have. With early detection, Dr. Nguyen and his staff can help you with lifestyle modifications or medications to prevent chronic illness or slow the progression of your condition.

What is a well-child exam?

A well-child exam is an annual checkup for your child. The goal of a well-child exam is to ensure your child stays healthy and meets his or her growth and development milestones. The Nguyen MD doctors specialize in pediatrics and take special care to maintain your child’s health and wellbeing.

During a well-child exam, you complete questionnaires about your child’s health and development while the Nguyen MD medical professionals check your child’s height, weight, and blood pressure. If Dr. Nguyen or you have concerns about your child’s health, you discuss these issues to develop a treatment plan together.

Nguyen MD also provides comprehensive vaccinations for children and treatment for conditions like the common cold and flu.

What types of preventive testing are available?

At Nguyen MD, preventive testing is available if you have certain risk factors or you show signs of illness. Common preventive tests include Pap smears and mammograms for women and genital exams for men.

The family of doctors at Nguyen MD aim to ensure the best health for every individual in your family with personalized, committed care. Call or click now to schedule your first visit.