Sports Physicals at AFC Urgent Care of Gastonia, NC
Soccer, softball, football and track—oh my! Spring sports season is every season. Is your athlete ready?
If your child needs a sports physical, now’s the time to stop by AFC Urgent Care of Gastonia, NC. We’re open seven days a week, with no appointment necessary!
Why Does My Child Need a Sports Physical?
Sports physicals are necessary to ensure the safety of your child while participating in the sport he or she loves. During the sports physical, a physician can evaluate the physical health of your child to ensure he or she is physically ready to hit the field.
What’s Reviewed During a Sports Physical
- Heart rate
- Blood pressure
What’s the Difference Between a Sports Physical and Annual Exam?
An annual exam is one of our other services that looks at your child’s health holistically, evaluating where things stand from a health and development perspective. On the other hand, a sports physical looks more specifically at whether your child will be able to handle physical activity.
Spring Sports Requiring Physicals
- Cross country
- Track and field
Does your child need a sports physical in order to play a spring sport? Call or stop by AFC Urgent Care of Gastonia, NC at 1908 E. Franklin Blvd. Suite 100 Gastonia, NC 28054 today—no appointment is required.