Preventive Medicine

Preventive medicine can play a major role in modifying risk factors for many diseases, improving athletic performance, and improving the quality of a person's life.

The BaySport Preventive Medical Group, supported by our team of Exercise Physiologists and Wellness Specialists, combine the latest in medical technology with personalized professional attention to help participants define, and then attain, their health and fitness goals. Our specialties include executive health exams, worksite health screenings, and employer sponsored physical exams.

OUR CLINIC LOCATIONS

Los Gatos

Located off Hwy 85 and Bascom/Los Gatos Blvd on Samaritan Drive.

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Redwood City

Located inside Bay Club Redwood Shores off of Hwy 101.

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San Francisco

Located in the heart of the San Francisco Financial District.

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OUR SERVICES

Complete Medical Profile

The Bay Area's most comprehensive executive physical examination. Consist of a comprehensive physical examination, treadmill evaluation, resting and exercise electrocardiogram, body composition, muscular strength, and flexibility, complete blood profile and urinalysis, lung function test and two follow-up consultations.

  • Comprehensive Physical Examination (by Board Certified Physician): Extensive medical history, Multi-system review
  • Cardiovascular Evaluation: Maximal oxygen uptake, Cardiovascular risk profile,Resting and exercise electrocardiogram, Resting and exercise blood pressure
  • Laboratory StudiesComplete blood chemistry, Blood lipid profile, PSA (male) or TSH (female), Additional blood analyses
  • Body Composition Determination: Body weight, Percent body fat, Lean body weight, Recommended body weight
  • Pulmonary Function TestingLung capacity measures, Expiratory flow rates
  • Musculoskeletal EvaluationFlexibility assessment, Muscular strength assessment
  • Additional Screenings: Audiometry, Vision
  • Lifestyle AssessmentMedical history, Exercise, Nutrition, Stress and tension
  • ConsultationsResults consultation, Exercise prescription, Nutritional recommendations, 3-month follow-up testing and consultation

Complete Fitness Profile

Comprised of a treadmill evaluation (physician interpretation), resting and exercise electrocardiogram, body composition, muscular strength and flexibility, blood lipid profile, lung function test and results consultation.

  • Cardiovascular EvaluationMaximal oxygen uptake, Cardiovascular risk profile, Resting and exercise electrocardiogram, Resting and exercise blood pressure
  • Body Composition DeterminationBody weight, Percent body fat, Lean body weight, Recommended body weight
  • Musculoskeletal EvaluationFlexibility assessment, Muscular strength assessment
  • Pulmonary Function TestingLung capacity measures, Expiatory flow rates

Worksite Health Screenings

BaySport biometric screenings are performed under the direction of the BaySport Preventive Medical Group. They are designed to assess overall health risks and assist participants in the development of an effective risk reduction plan.

Screening components include:

  • Total Cholesterol - Fingerstick test with immediate results and recommendations (fasting not required).
  • Total and HDL - Fingerstick test with immediate results and recommendations (fasting not required).
  • Body Mass Index (BMI)Assesses whether your body weight is appropriate for your your height. It is a mathematical calculation: your weight (in kg) divided by your height (in meters) squared, Wt (kg)/Ht (m)2.
  • Complete Blood Lipid Panel - Fingerstick or veni-puncture options for Total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, Triglycerides and Glucose (fasting required). Follow-up consultation is included.
  • Blood Pressure - A sphygmomanometer and stethoscope is used on the upper arm to determine systolic and diastolic blood pressure.
  • Health Risk Appraisal - An online health questionnaire that determines risk for diseases based on lifestyle habits and current biometric test results.
  • Health Consultation - One-on-one private consultation to review biometric test results and provide specific lifestyle recommendations in order minimize health risk factors and encourage participation in health improvement strategies.
  • Follow-up Coaching for High Risk Participants - for someone who may have biometric test results that are out of range or at high risk. The goal of this program is to address and then modify the individual's behavior to improve their health.

Learn more about our worksite health screening services.

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Blood Profile

A fingerstick or venipuncture testing for total cholesterol, HDL, and LDL-Cholesterol, triglycerides, and glucose. Additional blood studies are available through LabCorp to supplement medical services.

Exercise Stress Test

A diagnostic cardiology interpretation designed to help you develop a safe and effective exercise training program with appropriate target heart rate ranges. The patient has an option of performing the test on a treadmill or bicycle.

Medical Check

This program is designed to provide participants with a medical check prior to vigorous exercise. The program includes, a physical examination, submaximal treadmill evaluation, body composition, complete blood profile and urinalysis, lung function test, and follow-up consultation.

Nutrition Services

The BaySport dietitian will customize a nutrition program for you that will meet your nutritional goals, help you lose weight and body fat, increase your energy, gain lean muscle mass, improve food choices and provide meal suggestions that fit your lifestyle, and improve your overall health.

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