Each year, parents with younger children are required to complete back-to-school physicals in order to re-enroll their child into public school, private school, and other recreational programs. Without an updated physical, your child may delay participation in recreational programs and inhibit their education.

Whenever your child needs an updated school physical, make sure to visit AFC Urgent Care West Long Branch to get affordable, fast, and cheap back-to-school physicals!

Unlike traditional medical facilities, AFC Urgent Care in West Long Branch provides physicals to patients with affordable pay rates and by accepting most types of insurance plans. If you’re interested in getting a new sport and camp physical, call us directly at 732-222-8000 or keep reading to learn more.

Why does your child need a back-to-school physical?

Your child will need an updated back-to-school physical to not only re-enroll in the school year but to also ensure they are maintaining a healthy development.

Monitoring your child’s health and development is crucial to ensure they don’t experience any future healthcare complications. Urgent care providers like the ones available daily at AFC Urgent Care West Long Branch can administer physicals that accurately determine the state of your child’s overall health. Our back-to-school physicals measure the following biometric statistics:

  • Medical review of your child’s medical history including vaccinations, chronic disease risks, and medication history
  • Measure your child’s blood pressure, heart rate, weight, and height
  • Examine your child’s vision, hearing, and other important physical attributes
  • Test your child’s flexibility, posture, and physical development

Come visit us at 214 State Highway 36 in West Long Branch, NJ 07764 if you have any more questions or need to get your child an updated physical ASAP!