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Men's Self Care

Preventative care can catch diseases early on and keep you healthier longer. Know when to see your primary care provider versus a urologist; refer to the chart below for a general guide.

Primary Care Provider:

  • Immunizations
  • Lab tests
  • Reviews of medical and family history
  • Illnesses and acute injuries

Urology Provider:

  • Prostate problems
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Vasectomies and vasectomy reversals
  • Incontinence
  • Low testosterone
  • Testicular and scrotal ailments

Schedule an appointment with a Urologist to review your medical history and discuss the appropriate plan of care. Learn more about Barton Urology or call 530.543.5400.


Adult Preventative Care Checklist

Talk with your doctor about your risks and preventative care screening plan.

Exams
Periodic Well Visits with your Primary Care Physician 18 and older
 Vaccines
 Annual Flu Shot- Every Fall  18 and older
 Pneumococcal (Pneumonia) 65 and older
 Tetanus, Diptheria, Pertussis (Td/Tdap) - Every 10 Years 18 and older
 Zostavax (Shingles) 60 and older
 Screenings
 Diabetes 18 and older
 Body Mass Index (BMI) 18 and older
 Cholesterol 20 and older
 Colon Cancer (Colonoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy, Stool Test) 18 and older
 Depression 18 and older
 Tobacco and Alcohol Use 18 and older
 Women Only Screenings
 Cervical Cancer (Pap Smear, HPV) - Every 3-5 Years 21-65
 Chlamydia 24 and younger
 Breast Cancer Screening 40 and older
 Osteoporosis 65 and older