Understand your sports physical
Sports Physical (Pre-participation Physical Examination) FAQs and Answers
What is a sports physical?
A sports physical, or pre-participation physical examination (PPE), is often seen as an inconvenience to participating in a sport. These exams are very important, because the exams provide a way for a doctor to identify if any health problems may interfere with the athlete participating in the sport.
How much does a sports physical cost?
A sports physical is $35.00.
How long is a sports physical?
Most sports physicals are approximately 15 minutes for the exam time.
Are sports physicals covered by insurance?
No, a sports physical is not covered by insurance.
Do you have to be a current or established patient to receive a sports physical?
No, you do not need to be an established patient in our office to come for sports physical. Please let a patient coordinator know that you would like to schedule a sports physical upon making an appointment.