The Physical Examination Section of the Primary Care Clinic is dedicated to assisting students in completing medical assessments requested for general screening purposes or required as a prerequisite to participation or employment.
Speak with our Triage Nurse to schedule
865-974-5080, option 6
Types of Physicals
General Physical Examinations are generalized, non-specific medical evaluations performed for screening purposes and are not typically utilized as a prerequisite evaluation to participation or employment or directed toward a specific symptom or diagnosis.
Special Purpose Physicals are physical exams completed for a special purpose, such as a prerequisite to participation in certain activities or employment.
Examples of Common Special Purpose Physicals