The Sports Physical. Valerie Robinson D.O. The Goals. The goal of the preparticipation sports physical is to maximize safety of participants. Identify life-threatening medical problems. Identify and treat other medical problems that may interfere with participation. (e.g. asthma, HTN)
Valerie Robinson D.O.
Given that 30-78% of adolescents have a sports physical in lieu of a well child check, it may be appropriate to take the time to perform a complete check-up as well.