Sports Physicals at AFC Urgent Care of South Charlotte, NC

Soccer, softball and track—oh my! Spring sports season has finally arrived. Is your athlete ready?

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If your child still needs a sports physical, now’s the time to stop by AFC Urgent Care of South Charlotte, 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 or sports 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

  • Blood pressure
  • Flexibility
  • Heart rate
  • Height
  • Joints
  • Posture
  • Vision

What’s the Difference Between a Sports Physical and Annual Exam?

An annual exam 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

  • Baseball
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Cross country
  • Track and field
  • Swimming
  • Soccer

Does your child need a sports physical in order to play a spring sport? Stop by AFC Urgent Care of South Charlotte, NC today—no appointment is required.

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