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Routine screening tests

Routine screening tests

The Importance of Routine Screening Tests at Lifebridge Health Centre

Routine screening tests are a core service provided by Lifebridge Health Centre. These tests are crucial in detecting possible health conditions or diseases early, often before you start experiencing symptoms. Early detection provides the best opportunity for successful treatment and can significantly increase survival rates for serious conditions.

Types of Routine Screening Tests

At Lifebridge Health Centre, we offer a wide variety of routine screening tests. These range from blood pressure checks and cholesterol tests to more specific screenings like mammograms for breast cancer detection and colonoscopies for colorectal cancer. Our aim is to provide comprehensive screenings that cater to the varying needs of our diverse patient population.

Frequency of Routine Tests

The frequency of routine tests depends on various factors including age, sex, overall health status, and family history of diseases. At Lifebridge Health Centre, our healthcare professionals will tailor a schedule that aligns with your specific health needs and risk factors. We believe in a personalized approach to health care which includes the timing and frequency of screenings.

The Role of Patients in Routine Screenings

The role of the patient in routine screenings cannot be overstated. Regular attendance of scheduled appointments is vital for the success of these tests. Additionally, patients are encouraged to communicate openly about any health changes they've noticed as this information can help inform the focus of screenings.

The Commitment of Lifebridge Health Centre

Lifebridge Health Centre is committed to your health and wellness. We believe in preventative care and the power of early detection. Our team of dedicated professionals is here to guide you through the process and provide support every step of the way, making routine screenings as efficient and comfortable as possible.

What are the routine screening tests available at Lifebridge Health Centre?
At Lifebridge Health Centre, we offer a comprehensive range of routine screening tests to ensure optimal health for all ages. These include blood pressure measurements, cholesterol checks, diabetes screening, cancer screenings, bone density scans, and eye and hearing tests among others.
How often should I take routine screening tests at Lifebridge Health Centre?
The frequency of routine screenings can vary based on factors such as age, gender, health history, and lifestyle habits. Generally, we recommend an annual health check-up for most adults. However, your healthcare provider at Lifebridge Health Centre can provide personalized advice based on your specific circumstances.