by Amy Keller
Updated 6 yearss ago
Notable: Optional tests include a total body CT scan and cardiac calcium scoring to assess the risk for coronary artery disease.
Cost: $1,500 to $3,000
Services: A standard exam includes lab tests, an EKG, chest X-ray, hearing and vision tests (with glaucoma screening) and nutrition and health/lifestyle assessments. Additional tests, such as a cardiac stress test, bone density screening or a CT scan of the lungs may be recommended based on patient's age, symptoms, gender, medical history or lifestyle.
Notable: Add-ons include nutritional counseling, a fitness assessment, massage therapy and a stress management consultation. Baptist Health also gives executives who are fasting for lab work the option of having their blood drawn at home.
Cost: $1,400 ($1,300 for repeat customers)
Services: Executives can choose from two packages. A basic package includes blood tests, a chest X-ray, an eye exam and hearing screening, an EKG, a treadmill stress test, spirometry, hemoccult testing and a comprehensive physical exam. For $1,700 more, patients can get C-reactive protein testing, a mammogram, an abdominal ultrasound, a carotid doppler, CT cardiac calcium scoring and nutritional and exercise consultation. A brain MRI or breast MRI can be added to a platinum package. Packages can be individually tailored as well.
Notable: Patients have access to a suite with a private bathroom and shower, a computer, printer, wi-fi and a telephone with conferencing capabilities. Blood is drawn at the patient's home or office.
Cost: $2,000 to $3,700 or more
Services: Rippe offers three different heart evaluations tailored to a patient's age group as well as customized plans. A "silver" evaluation for individuals 30 to 39 years old, for instance, includes a physical examination, lung function screening, vision and hearing testing, laboratory work, body composition, exercise testing, health and lifestyle counseling and a written report of all findings and recommendations. Those ages 40 to 49 get a more comprehensive blood analysis and tests, a head-to-toe skin cancer screening, a body fat analysis and one subspecialty consultation. The "gold" evaluation, for those ages 50 and older, adds in either a heart or lung CT scan and two specialty consultations, as well as spa service and local town car service.
Notable: Colonoscopies (which are performed off site) are optional and require a second-day stay.
Cost: $3,300 to $6,500
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