Lake Regional Health System will offer free sports physicals to middle school and high school students from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday, July 27, and 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday, Aug. 3, at Lake Regional Occupational Medicine – Lebanon, located at 441 W. Elm Street. Lake Regional Family Nurse Practitioner Laura Seaman, FNP-C, will perform the physicals, which will meet MSHSAA requirements for participation in school sports practices and games.
No appointments are needed. Students should wear loose-fitting clothing and have a parent or guardian present. The general and musculoskeletal exam includes height, weight, blood pressure and vision checks. Sports physicals do not replace well-child exams and do not include immunizations. Only sports physicals will be offered at these events; students will not be able to receive physicals for other activities, such as scouting.