Executive Health: Additional Medical Services

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Recommended Preventive/Wellness Tests

(Additional cost — may be covered by insurance)

The following tests offered through Executive Health are not included in the base package. However, they are recommended on a periodic basis to screen for certain types of illness and disease. Your Executive Physical Exam or Senior Wellness Exam physician can help you determine which tests you may need based on your age, gender, and personal and family medical histories. 

  • Bone Density Scan: screens for bone loss; recommended for women at onset of menopause and every 2-3 years thereafter 
  • Colonoscopy: screens for polyps and cancers in asymptomatic individuals; recommended at age 50 or earlier based on personal or family history and every 5-10 years thereafter (requires a second day) 
  • Mammogram: baseline exam for women at age 35 with annual screenings after age 40 to screen for breast cancer 
  • Pap Test: screens for cervical cancer 
  • Routine Immunizations: influenza, pneumonia, diphtheria and tetanus 
  • Eye Exam at Wake Forest Baptist Health’s Eye Center: detects vision loss and diseases of the eye 
  • Skin Examination by a dermatologist 
  • Complete Hearing Evaluation

Optional Tests and Services

(Additional cost — may be covered by insurance)

The following optional tests offered through Executive Health allow you to tailor your exam to your specific needs. Your Executive Physical exam physician or Senior Wellness Exam physician can help you determine which tests are appropriate based on your age, gender, and personal and family medical histories. They may be covered by insurance depending on physician referral. 

  • Abdominal Ultrasound: screening test for abdominal aortic aneurysm 
  • CT Coronary Angiography with calcium scoring: cross sectional images of the heart and coronary arteries detects early stages of atherosclerosis 
  • CT scan of the chest: detailed lung scan detects potential disease 
  • Upper Endoscopy: screens for disorders of the stomach and esophagus 
  • Stress Echocardiogram: combined with exercise treadmill test, provides physician with enhanced, accurate results for those with symptoms of coronary artery disease 
  • Screening Spirometry: screens lung function for smokers or former smokers 
  • Travel Medicine: consultation and immunizations for international travel

Fitness Assessment Services

The following options are available for our Executive Health clients through Outpatient Rehabilitation Services (CompRehap Plaza, 131 Miller Street).  These services are provided at an additional cost. 

  • Fitness Evaluation
    • Flexibility and strength testing of all major muscle groups with Isokinetic strength testing as needed
    • Custom exercise program developed to address your flexibility and strength needs
    • Sports-specific exercises provided if desired 
  • Evaluation of Foot and Ankle Biomechanics
    • Comprehensive evaluation of your feet including a thorough evaluation of gait using digital video analysis
    • Athletic shoe evaluation and specific recommendation given; a thorough evaluation for orthotics can be performed and casting if needed 
  • Golf Analysis and Evaluation
    • Motion analysis and biomechanical evaluation of your golf swing using the state-of-the art MotionMonitor®
    • Specific emphasis on identifying opportunities for improved performance and injury prevention/treatment
    • Specific exercises to address impairments/opportunities

All Executive Physical and Senior Wellness exams are billed directly to your company or paid at the time of service. We do not file with insurance carriers for tests performed in the base package but we will provide an itemized record which can be used to file with your insurer, if you choose.

For additional information, please call 336-713-0967 or email executivehealth@wakehealth.edu.

Quick Reference

Executive Health

Phone 336-713-0967
Fax 336-713-0976

executivehealth
@wakehealth.edu

Location

Medical Plaza - Country Club
4614 Country Club Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27104

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