Community News May 09, 2013

Free Sports Physicals Available for Local Students

Adena Sports Medicine is offering free sports physicals for middle and high school athletes, cheerleaders and band members. Adena physicians and experts will evaluate the student athlete’s general health, current fitness level and discuss and existing injuries or conditions that might increase the risk of injury.

Physicals will be offered at the following Adena locations:

Monday, June 3       5:30 p.m.        Adena Health Center – Jackson

                                                   1000 Veterans Drive

                                                   Jackson, OH  45640


Friday, June 7          5:30 p.m.        Adena Rehabilitation and Wellness Center

                                                    445 Shawnee Lane (behind Shawnee Lanes)

                                                    Chillicothe, OH  45601

An appointment is required. To schedule an appointment for a sports physical at Adena’s Jackson facility, call (740) 395-8134 no later than May 27. To schedule an appointment for the Chillicothe physical clinic, call (740) 779-7977 by May 31.

This program is sponsored by Adena Health System and area physicians to ensure that no athlete, cheerleader or band member is denied participation because of family circumstances.  These free events are for middle and high school athletes, cheerleaders or band members only. We cannot provide physicals for summer camps or employment.