Urgent Care & Family Medicine located in Davie, FL & Plantation, FL
If you have an operation coming up, you can’t proceed without your medical clearance preoperative exam. To get cleared, book an appointment for your exam at UrgentMed, an urgent care and family medicine practice with locations in Davie and Plantation, Florida. UrgentMed offers convenient, affordable care when you need it. To book an appointment, call the practice, or request a visit online today.
Medical Clearances – Surgical Pre Op Exam Q & A
What is a medical clearance exam?
A medical clearance exam, also known as a preoperative exam, is a physical exam that the providers at UrgentMed perform before surgery. During this exam, your provider runs those tests necessary to ensure that you’re ready for surgery. Afterward, they document their results.
Examples of tests your provider may run during to secure your medical clearance include:
- Chest X-ray
- Blood test
- Kidney test
- Liver test
- ECG to test your heart
- Heart stress test
- Lung function test
- CT scan
- MRI scan
- Upper endoscopy
- Ultrasound test