New York’s Dr. Elbert K. St. Claire Encourages Patients to Schedule Yearly Well-Visit Exams

Dr. Elbert K. St. Claire of New York’s St. Claire Medical speaks on the importance of yearly exams, and the patient-side benefits they provide.

Online PR News – 26-June-2013 – 6/24/2013, New York, NY – New York, NY It's no secret that one of the most important steps we can take for our health is to visit the doctor on a routine basis. These visits allow doctors to not only monitor our current health, but spot signs of any potential problems that may arise. New York's Dr. Elbert St. Claire recently sat down to discuss the importance of these yearly well-visit exams, and how they can benefit all patients.

"Well-visit exams are a crucial step for those looking to take a proactive role in their health care," explains Dr. St. Claire. "Yearly exams allow me to closely monitor these individuals, helping me gain a clearer vision of their overall health. This helps me to more accurately and precisely treat them in the future, while also helping them be aware of any risks or potential problems."

Explaining what exactly a well-visit exam is, Dr. St. Claire offers, "A well-visit exam is simply a routine exam designed to assess a person's overall health. It typically involves an examination of the body, height and weight measurements, any routine vaccinations, and questions about diet, lifestyle habits, and more. These exams are customized to fit each individual, based on their age, health, and other factors."

"The benefits of yearly exams are numerous," explains Dr. St. Claire. "These assessments allow us to stay informed about the health of our people, while also educating them and helping them stay health. We are also able to warn them about any potential problems, and we can detect and catch issues early on."

Offering his final thoughts on the importance of well-visit exams, Dr. St. Claire concluded with this: "I highly recommend yearly exams to everyone who is looking to take a proactive role in their health care experience. All interested patients are encouraged to contact us to find out more."

St. Claire Medical is open Monday through Friday: 9:30AM to 5:30PM, Saturday: 9:30AM to 12:00PM and additional hours by request. Interested parties are encouraged to make an appointment at (212) 932-7538.

About St. Claire Medical

Dr. Elbert St. Claire is a highly respected physician practicing in New York City. After earning his medical degree and Masters in public health from Tulane University School of Medicine, Dr. St. Claire completed his medical training at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons in Manhattan.

After serving at a private medical practice in New York, Dr. St. Claire founded St. Claire Medical, PLLC. Located on West 58th Street in Manhattan, St. Claire Medical offers comprehensive care, with a mission to help others lead healthier and happier lives.

St. Claire medical is located at 330 West 58th Street - Suite 501 and can be reached at (212) 932-7538 or

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