Annual wellness visits are the most crucial step you can take in ensuring a healthy, disease-free life. Dr. Edwin Choi at Jonah Medical Group provides the men and women living in or around Los Angeles — the practice is in Koreatown — with regular, Medicare-compliant wellness check-ups to avoid any risk of illness. Call or book online to schedule your annual wellness exam today.
A Medicare annual wellness exam is not to be confused with an annual physical. While the physical is a head-to-toe exam, the annual wellness exam is a yearly appointment between you and Dr. Choi that establishes your disease-prevention plan for the year.
An annual wellness exam's sole purpose is providing a comprehensive preventive care plan that sets you up for a healthy year.
During your visit with Dr. Choi, you can expect him to:
Medicare covers your annual wellness exam if you:
Keep in mind that Medicare doesn’t cover your annual wellness exam and your Welcome to Medicare preventive exam in the same calendar year.
The most common preventive care screenings covered under Medicare include, but are not limited to:
You’re also eligible for coverage for a variety a shots, including:
Contact Dr. Choi today for a full list of services covered under Medicare.
Each patient requires a specific set of screenings. However, the older you get, the more critical it is to do screenings for chronic conditions, including:
Generally speaking, there’s no preparation necessary for your annual wellness exam.
Nevertheless, you should be ready to discuss any medical issues that you feel might become a problem in the coming year with Dr. Choi so that he can craft the appropriate prevention plan.
During your visit, Dr. Choi might ask you about your diet and exercise regimen. Keeping a diary in which you can log both of these activities in the weeks leading up to your exam will help your doctor make the most relevant decisions.
Go online or call Jonah Medical Group today to book your annual wellness exam.