A regular medical checkup is a comprehensive evaluation of a person's physical and mental health by a medical professional. It may include a physical examination, laboratory tests, imaging tests, and a review of medical history. The frequency of regular checkups is typically determined by a person's age, overall health, and personal and family medical history. The goal of a regular checkup is to detect and prevent potential health problems, maintain good health, and promote healthy lifestyle habits.
A regular medical checkup typically includes the following components:
Physical examination: The doctor will check your vital signs, such as blood pressure, heart rate, and temperature, and perform a thorough examination of your body, including your head, neck, arms, chest, abdomen, and legs.
Laboratory tests: Blood and urine tests may be ordered to check for any underlying health conditions, such as high cholesterol, diabetes, and kidney or liver problems.
Imaging tests: Depending on the individual's needs, the doctor may also order x-rays, ultrasounds, or other imaging tests to evaluate the function and structure of various organs and systems.
Medical history review: The doctor will ask questions about your personal and family medical history, medications you are taking, and any symptoms you are experiencing.
Screenings and preventive tests: The doctor may also recommend certain screenings and preventive tests based on your age, gender, and personal and family medical history. For example, a woman over 50 may receive a mammogram to screen for breast cancer.
Lifestyle and risk factor evaluation: The doctor will discuss lifestyle habits, such as diet and exercise, and identify any risk factors that may contribute to the development of chronic conditions.
Health education and advice: The doctor will provide health education and advice on ways to maintain good health, such as reducing stress, eating a balanced diet, and getting regular exercise.
The frequency of regular medical checkups is determined by several factors, including age, overall health, and personal and family medical history. It is important to have regular checkups to maintain good health and prevent potential health problems.
A neurosurgeon is a medical doctor who specializes in the surgical treatment of disorders of the brain and nervous system. They diagnose and treat conditions such as brain tumors, spinal cord injuries, strokes, and degenerative diseases of the spine. Neurosurgeons use advanced surgical techniques and technologies to perform complex procedures, such as removing tumors, repairing spinal injuries, and performing deep brain stimulation. They collaborate with a team of healthcare professionals, including neurologists, rehabilitation specialists, and nurse practitioners, to provide comprehensive care to patients. Neurosurgeons must complete extensive medical training, including a residency in neurosurgery, and must be licensed and certified by a medical board to practice in their field.
ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY
The Accident and Emergency Department of Rahat Anwar Hospital is a 24-hour, full-time section and it is the mirror of RAH. It offers the highest degree of commitment to delivering quality and efficient emergency care. The prompt and rapid response of our skilled medical personnel defines our Accident & Emergency Unit. This is where very critically ill and injured patients are received and managed.
Best Critical Care Service in Barishal.
An intensive care unit (ICU) is a special department of a hospital or healthcare facility that provides intensive care medicine, intensive care treatment, and intensive care support. Intensive care units cater to patients with severe and life-threatening illnesses & injuries, which require constant attention, close monitoring, and support from highly advanced and specialized equipment and medications in order to ensure and maintain normal bodily functions.
The Intensive Care Unit of Rahat Anwar Hospital is staffed by highly trained doctors and nurses who specialize in caring for seriously ill patients. Patients may be transferred directly to the ICU from our emergency department or from a ward if they rapidly deteriorate or immediately after surgery if the surgery is very invasive and the patient is at high risk of complications.
Our Other Critical Care Unit:
24 HOURS PHARMACY
We have 24 Hours Pharmacy Service.
Are you one of the millions of Bangladeshi with Diabetes? If so, there is so much you can learn and do to manage your Diabetes, prevent complications and enjoy a quality of life. The Rahat Anwar Hospital Diabetes Center can help you every step of the way.
About the Rahat Anwar Hospital (RAH) Diabetes Center:
The RAH Diabetes Center is committed to providing comprehensive Diabetes Education and counseling services for all aspects of Diabetes management. Both group classes and individual sessions are offered where you will learn:
# How easy it is to monitor your blood glucose.
# How a meal plan helps control blood glucose.
# How the latest information and individual treatment plans can help prevent complications.
# How to use blood glucose results for better self-care.
The services offered at the RAH Diabetes Centers cover a wide range of topics including diabetes education, meal planning, diabetes medication, preventing complications, exercise, and making adjustments for daily living.
Comprehensive Diabetes Education Program:
The RAH Diabetes Center uses a team approach for education, counseling, and device training, with you as the key member of the team. Registered physicians, dietitians, diabetes educators, and nurses are dedicated to helping each person gain control of their diabetes while maintaining an optimal state of health and well-being. Together, the team designs an individualized plan that matches your lifestyle and educational needs.
Intensified insulin self-management training:
Necessary sessions where you will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to adjust your own insulin in relation to day-to-day situations and carbohydrate intake.
One or more private sessions with a registered dietitian specializing in Diabetes management. Individual food preferences and lifestyles are incorporated into meal planning strategies to help you improve blood glucose control.