Dr. Ellen Mellow at the Upper East Side location of Maiden Lane Cardiology in New York, NY offers her unique expertise, insight, and compassionate patient care as a cardiologist / internist. Dr. Mellow performs annual physical exams and provides expert guidance to her patients. Call to schedule an appointment with Dr. Mellow and the skilled staff at Maiden Lane Cardiology today. The Maiden Lane Cardiology team is happy to welcome you to schedule your annual physical exam.
An annual physical examination enables Dr. Mellow to determine if any changes have occurred in the general status of her patients’ health. It also gives her patients the opportunity to discuss any symptoms or health concerns they might have with her. We recommend our patients have a routine exam at least once a year, if they are over the age of 50 in particular. Such exams are useful to:
For the sake of time and to ensure patients gain maximum benefit from their time with the doctor, some things they should bring with them are:
Because a complete annual exam may take up to an hour, it is best to wear comfortable clothing and avoid excess makeup, jewelry or anything else that would prevent a thorough examination.
Patients should always remember to communicate with their doctor if they have any concerns or unanswered questions.