UTMB Health Sports Physicals, League City 409-747-3509

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Sports & School Physicals

Girl at pre-participation physical screening at UTMB, June 21Let us help you get ready for back to school. A healthy year and season start with a thorough physical.

Students getting ready to return to school will be participating in a wide variety of activities from athletics to band, dance or camp. They need to be ready to take on the physical demands of their extracurricular activities. Get a thorough pre-participation physical screening from our expert team of physicians and healthcare providers.

Our clinics are staffed with experienced and caring physicians and health professionals. Our sites are conveniently located throughout the area, and we can serve you promptly.  

Consultative, comprehensive approach tailored to student specific needs.

To schedule an appointment, please call:
(409) 772-2222 or (800) 917-8906



Screening Tips & Resources

Students: Wear shorts and a t-shirt to your screening.

The state and school districts mandate that school athletes and participants in many other extracurricular have sports physicals to ensure their health and safety. A sports physical usually involves a review of the child's medical history, a physical exam including cardiac examination and blood pressure check, vision check, and an orthopedic screening.

If your child is in grades 7 – 12, or is younger but needs medical clearance for scouting or other activities, bring your athletic forms or related paperwork to his/her wellness exam. UTMB physicians can complete it at the same time immunizations are given. If you don’t yet have your child’s school sports participation form, they are usually available online from school web sites. Or, please ask clinic staff for one of ours; many local school districts will accept it.

School specific forms

Alvin ISD  Friendswood ISD  La Marque ISD 
Clear Creek ISD  Deer Park ISD  Dickinson ISD 
Galveston ISD  Hitchcock ISD  Lutheran South Academy 
Pasadena ISD  Pearland ISD  Santa Fe ISD 
St Mary's  Texas City ISD  True Cross Catholic School 
  UIL Standard Form 

Check with your school for any additional forms or waivers they require.


Call for assistance day or night 409-772-2222

We look forward to serving you at UTMB's PRIMARY CARE CLINIC locations for sports, band and other extracurricular physicals, immunizations and all your back-to-school health needs.

For appointments, questions or assistance, please call:
The 
UTMB Access Center at
(409) 772-2222
or (800) 917-8906
.

Or, call the clinic of your choice directly.


Click to see a list of our PRIMARY CARE CLINIC locations.

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See what past patients have said:

"Our son needed a sport's physical for the La Marque Band! Notified Thursday night physical needed by Monday for band camp. UTMB to the rescue! Scheduling was quick, downloading forms was easy and fast. Process from arrival to end was excellent."

"This was the most professional and most complete screening that my son has ever had! I was so impressed with the fact that he saw not only a family practice physician but also a team of specialists. Very well done! I would recommend this to anyone whose child is in need of an athletics physical."

Hearing and vision tests
Hearing and vision tests are a good idea for any child who has never been tested. Impaired vision or hearing can adversely affect learning, and young children often don't know or can't articulate that they can't see or hear properly.
UTMB Health Eye Center
 
 

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