What is the purpose of a pre-op examination?

What is the purpose of a pre-op examination?

A pre-op physical examination is the first step to help your health care team get the information necessary to best care for you throughout the operation and the recovery period that follows. The exam screens for health problems that could… More

What is a Tuberculin Skin Test?

What is a Tuberculin Skin Test?

The Mantoux Tuberculin/PPD skin test is offered at Physicians Immediate Care. It is also known as a PPD test or the Mantoux test. The test requires two separate clinic visits: the first for the administration of the test, and the… More

What is a QuantiFERON-TB Gold Test (QFT)?

What is a QuantiFERON-TB Gold Test (QFT)?

A useful alternative to the TB skin test is the QuantiFERON-TB Gold Test (QFT). This blood test requires only one clinic visit. It is a highly sensitive test that detects the presence of tuberculosis, and is not influenced by the… More

Where can I get a TB test?

Where can I get a TB test?

Physicians Immediate Care offers three types of TB testing for patients over 24 months of age. The Mantoux Tuberculin/PPD Test and the QuantiFERON-TB Gold Test (QFT). The QuantiFERON-TB Gold Test requires only one clinic visit and the results are usually… More

Where can I get tested for STDs (STIs)?

Where can I get tested for STDs (STIs)?

Come into Physicians Immediate Care for STD testing.  We offer STD Testing Services at a low self-pay pricing cost of $290.  This is a comprehensive 10 Test Panel for common STDs. Note that it is possible to have an STD and not… More

What vaccines are available?

What vaccines are available?

Some of the vaccines we offer are Hepatitis B, flu shots, MMR, Tetanus, Tetanus Diphtheria and Pertussis, and Chickenpox.