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Physical Examination Section

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

Mo,Tu,Th,Fr: 8am-4pm
Wed: 9am-4pm

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

Advice on Special Purpose Physicals

Student Health Center
Division of Student Life

1800 Volunteer Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37996-3102
Phone: 865-974-3135