How are you? Really?
You can book an appointment for a medical if you’d like to get a formal health status report. You do not need to be ill to have a full medical health check.
Undergoing a full medical health check is a good way of investing in your future health. You get a report on your physical status that you can use as the baseline to, for example, changing to a healthier lifestyle. It can also be a way to detect and prevent things that could affect your health negatively in the future.
A full medical can identify things like hypertension and signs of possible infection or other things that could put your health at risk in the future. At the follow-up appointment with your doctor, you can get advice and tips on lifestyle changes you can make to feel better or alternatively get basic advice on medication. You can also book a full medical if you need to prove a clean bill of health for employers that demand a health certificate.
What is included in a medical health check?
A full medical includes taking bloods, doing x-rays and performing spirometry tests. We check the condition of your heart, kidneys, cholesterol and iron levels. You receive results of the tests and consequently of your body and organs’ state of health.
There are three health checks that you can choose from. We adapt the health checks depending on your medical history and take into consideration your age and your own questions around your health. Make an appointment with a doctor to get a clearer picture of your exact needs.
Price: 1000 kr
This mini health check can be supplemented with other tests or medicals. The medical includes checks of:
The doctor gives you feedback over the phone once the test results have been received.
Medium medical check
Price: 1500 kr
This health check can also be supplemented with other tests or examinations. This medical looks at the following:
The doctor gives you feedback over the phone once the different test results have been received.
Price: 2500 kr
Our full medical includes the following:
- Electrocardiogram (ECG)
- Vision screening
- Lung function (PEF)
- Muscle mass percentage
- Health consultation
- Full body examination
- Heart health
- Blood pressure
- Height, weight and Body Mass Index (BMI)
- Lymph nodes
- Extremities and reflexes
We offer 25 different tests:
- Iron levels
- Blood sedimentation
- Blood status (8 tests)
- Kidney function
- Blood glucose
- Lipids (5 tests)
- Urine test
- PSA (prostate-specific antigen) for men
- Cobalamin (B12) for women
Full medical is followed up by a physical visit to the doctor to present the blood results and take action on any measures
What happens when you do a medical health check
Before your medical you are referred to a lab for a blood and urine sample test and informed on how these tests are performed. Once the results are obtained (at least a week) you can meet a nurse or/and a physician.
- Blood pressure and pulse
- Lymph nodes
Blood tests include
- Blood profile (blood count)
- Liver test
- Blood lipids (including both good and bad cholesterol)
- Blood sugar
- Kidney function
- Thyroid (women)
- Prostate (men)
Urine sample check-up
- Signs of infection
- Sugar level
Follow up after check-up
Once the results are received you do a follow up with your doctor and discuss the tests and their significance. Together, you discuss ways to manage and support your health as well as the effects of physical activity, food, tobacco, alcohol, stress, mental health and potential genetic illnesses. You receive a written summary of all the results. Of course, your doctor assists should there be anything that needs a more in-depth examination.
We can add extra tests to your medical check if you’d like answers on something specific that is not included. These may include:
- PSA (prostate-specific antigen) : 200 kr
- Thyroid function : 200 kr
- Hepatitis test : A:300 kr, B:500 kr, C:300 kr
- Hepatitis test package (all) : 1000 kr
- Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) (blood sugar) : 170 kr
- Vitamin B12 : 200 kr
- Folic acid : 200 kr
- Vitamin D: 800 kr
- Test for blood in stool (F-Hbx3) : 200 kr
- HP serology (bacterial infections that cause stomach ulcers) : 700 kr
- Lyme disease (from ticks) : 700 kr