|All adults should visit their health care provider from time to time, even if they are healthy.
The purpose of these visits is to:
Even if you feel good, it is still important to see your health care provider regularly to check for potential problems. Most people with high blood pressure don’t even know it. The only way to find out is to have your blood pressure checked. Also high blood sugar and cholesterol levels often do not show any symptoms until the disease becomes advanced. Bottom line is you need to meet with your health care provider on a regular basics to ensure your health is where it needs to be.
What you can expect to find out during your physical: