Female Platinum Level

Female Platinum Level exams are recommended based on age and associated risk factors.

A complete review of medical history and a thorough physical examination are the most important elements of a diagnostic screening.

General Tests

Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
Screens for thyroid function, which regulates metabolism

Uric Acid
Tests for gout

Urinalysis
Screens for diseases of the kidney and bladder

Sedimentation Rate (ESR)
Screens for inflammatory processes

C-Reactive Protein and Homocysteine Level
Produced in the body in response to any inflammatory process, and may can increase the risk of coronary heart disease

FSH, LH, Estrogen Level
Measures female hormone levels

ABO Blood Type
Determines blood type

Lipid Panel
Measures total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol (good cholesterol), LDL cholesterol (bad cholesterol), cholesterol risk ratio and triglycerides

Sensory Function Tests

Audiometric Evaluation
Screens for hearing loss

Tonometry
Screens for glaucoma

Heart and Lung Tests

Electrocardiogram (ECG)
Identifies previously undetected heart attacks, heart blocks and other cardiac irregularities

Exercise Treadmill Test
Screens for early signs of heart disease, arrhythmias and conditioning

Chest X-ray
Screens for lung disease

Spirometry
Screens for lung function and capacity

Gastrointestinal Tests

Fecal Occult Blood
Tests for blood in the stool, which may indicate early colon abnormalities

Colonoscopy (optional)
Screens for colon lesions, polyps and colon cancer

Specialized Diagnostic Tests

CT Cardiac Angiogram (optional)
Cutting edge technology utilizing the new 64-slice CT scan to identify coronary heart disease and blockage in amazing detail

Cardiac Calcium Score
A fast, non-invasive test to help determine the amount of calcium or plaque within the coronary arteries

Vascular Screening
Utilizes ultrasound technology to test for carotid stenosis (stroke), abdominal aorta (aneurysm) and the ankle brachial index to assess lower

Extremity Circulation

Bone Density Scan (DEXA)
Screens for osteoporosis

Body Composition Analysis
Utilizes densitometry, an extremely accurate assessment of body fat and body mass index (BMI)

Transvaginal USN (optional)
Screens for ovarian cancer

Pap Smear (optional)
Screens for cervical cancer

Mammogram (optional)
Screens for early detection of breast cancer

Diagnostic Blood Tests

Complete Blood Count (CBC)
Screens for anemia (blood loss) and blood cancers, such as leukemia

Iron, TIBC
Screens for iron deficiency and anemia

Chem 14
Screens for diabetes, liver disease and kidney disease