Why You Should Get Regular Health Screenings?
Health screenings help to detect health conditions and diseases early, so that preventive measures and treatments can be implemented in time.
One example would be detecting Pre-Diabetes and instituting early lifestyle changes and close monitoring. At Regis Medical, we focus on disease prevention and early detection for you. We also take pride and care in getting to know you properly in order to handle your issues well.
At Regis Medical, our primary focus is on disease prevention and early detection to safeguard your well-being. We pride ourselves on taking the time to truly understand your unique health profile, allowing us to provide personalized and effective care.
Our comprehensive services extend from health screening to the ongoing management of various medical conditions. Furthermore, we have established partnerships with respected specialists across a wide range of medical fields, ensuring that we can guide you to the right experts to address your specific health concerns.
Come and have a heartfelt conversation with our friendly Doctors at Regis Medical to kickstart your Health Screening Journey with us.
How Often Should You Go For Health Screenings?
|Recommended For||To Screen For||Screening Test||Screening Frequency|
|Individuals aged 18 yrs and above||Obesity||Body Mass Index (BMI)
|Once a year|
|Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)||Blood pressure measurement||Once every two years or more frequently as advised by your doctor|
|Individuals aged 40 yrs and above||Hyperlipidaemia (High Blood cholesterol)||Fasting lipids
|Once every three years or more frequently as advised by your doctor|
|Diabetes mellitus||Body Mass Index (BMI)
|Individuals aged 18 yrs and above||Colorectal cancer||Faecal Immunochemical Test (to test for blood in stools)
|Once a year|
|Colonscopy||Once every five to ten years|
The above table is from HealthHub and generally spells out the basic panel of tests recommended for Singaporeans in different age groups, excluding gender specific tests such as mammograms and PAP smears.
Our doctors are approachable and competent, and even if it falls out of the recommended schedule as shown, we always provide a listening ear and will recommend a plan in order to soothe your concerns, counselling you based on evidence-based medicine.
Regis Medical Health Screening Packages
Regis Medical Women’s Health includes female hormonal profiling to assist with further understanding and assess for need for clinical intervention in the form of hormonal replacement therapy for female patients. We also offer self-sampling for Cervical HPV DNA using novel and approved devices(Coming soon). This is part of our commitment to offering patient-centric solutions for health screening.
Regis Medical understands our patients who are growing older wish to get the most out of life over time. We provide a comprehensive set of tests catered for patients 50 years and above, that include the essentials, and add further understanding to their hormonal, bone, and cardiac health.
Regis Medical provides this add on panel of eye health tests, which test for eye pressure, macular health, and retinal health, in addition to basic visual acuity and colour vision. This is a small suite of modalities that can be used in primary healthcare in order to give patients a better idea about their eye health. We are committed to being on the lookout to provide further knowledge about their health to our patients.
Regis Medical has curated this add on screening profile for patients who might be concerned about their memory/mental health issues. In addition, this package includes a session to discuss issues related to Lasting Power of Attorney, Advanced Medical Directives, and Advanced Care Plans. We understand that some are concerned about their parents’ mental and memory state and wish to have more knowledge and/or reassurance.
Regis Medical has put together a list of common tests that one would need to have a clean bill of health before embarking on a rigorous sports and exercise routine. Some of these tests include a detailed look at the vasculature and motility of the heart post exercise. We hope for patients to embark on their sports journey with peace of mind.
Regis Medical recommends this for patients who seek a deeper understanding of their body mass and composition. This screening package includes blood tests as well as a DEXA Fat Scan dedicated to a more detailed analysis of one’s body composition. We also are anticipatory and have included exercise tolerance and cardiac health screening modalities into this package so that it allows for a natural progression to a discussion and counselling for an exercise plan.
Regis Medical provides statutory screening services for Employment Pass Renewal and Application, Driving License Renewal (Non-Heavy Vehicles, Non-Taxi Vehicles), conducted by our warm and competent doctors.
Employment Pass: $150 (incl. GST)
Driving License (Non-Vocational): $60 (incl. GST)
Why Choose Regis Health Screening Services
"Went to Regis Medical for check up last week. The clinic is aesthetically pleasing and felt a sense of calmness once you step into the clinic. Staff were friendly and professional. The doctor was patient and attentive. Overall it was a very pleasant experience! Definitely will go back if there is any need for medical assistance in future."
"Recently had a health screening done at this clinic and was very happy with the service I received :) The waiting time was short and the staff was very friendly. Doctor Tan also drew blood for me quickly and painlessly. The screening process overall was very efficient"
"Usually hate going for health screening because of the long waiting times but the efficiency of the team at Regis Medical wowed me! It was my first time experiencing such a quick and easy health screening process."
Accessibility & Support
Regis Medical GP Holland Village is located at 255 Holland Avenue Singapore, 278983Click here to view our opening hours
All health screenings at Regis Medical are by appointment only. You may book an appointment via Whatsapp @ 8118 5298 or via our booking portal here.
Health screenings help in detecting some diseases and conditions early. Many of those diseases and conditions have no symptoms early stage, the only way for early detection is through health screenings.
Early intervention and management of certain conditions can prevent further complications and worsening of the condition.
You are advised to only do health screenings 2 weeks after any vaccinations.
If you recently had COVID-19 vaccines, you are advised to schedule any mammogram health screening at least 6 weeks after your vaccination. This is regardless of COVID-19 vaccines you had (i.e. Pfizer, Moderna, Sinovac, etc.).
Before Your Health Screening
Regis Medical has a wide range of health screening packages, from general to senior health screening packages. These packages are meant to indicate our general recommendations meant to suit your demographic and lifestyle.
Our website aims to provide simple to understand information that will aid you in identifying the health screening packages suitable for you.
If you are unsure, fret not, as our friendly, empathetic and knowledgeable doctors will be able to choose the most appropriate package for you after a detailed conversation to truly understand you from multiple perspectives.
Fasting for at least 8 hours is required if you are testing for cholesterol and blood glucose. Drink plenty of plain water.
You may continue to take your regular medication for chronic diseases (e.g. hypertension, cholesterol) but are to omit your diabetic medication until you have taken your breakfast. For patients who are on insulin or medications with specific instructions please speak to us for further clarification.
Please bring along:
– NRIC/Work Permit/Passport/Student pass/Visit pass
– Company letter, authorisation letter or, staff pass (where available)
– Medical report and radiology films/reports from last health screening (where available)
For those screenings involving cholesterol and blood glucose, you are required to fast for 8 hours before your screening, if you have a health screening appointment at 10am in the morning, you should not consume food or drink after 2am that same day.
For non-fasting health screenings that doesn’t involve screening for blood sugar level and cholesterol. You can eat and drink before your screening.
If your screening involves urine test, please postpone it to at least 5 days after the end of your menstrual cycle.
If your screening involves pap smear test, please postpone it to at least 8 days after the end of your menstrual cycle.
After Your Health Screening
It is normal to feel tired after your health screening as it can be a long process. Drink plenty of water and get sufficient rest.
If you feel unwell or abnormal right after your health screening, visit our Doctor immediately.
We encourage a review session after your health screening for the Doctor to have a proper discussion and counsel you appropriately. For most cases, we would suggest booking a review session in advance so that we can cater time for your case. If the results are normal and reassuring, you can request for our Doctors to call back at a fixed timing for a quick run through and chat instead.
For simple health screening results, you can get your results within the next 1-7 working days.
As for more comprehensive health screenings involving imaging and certain tests, this may take longer.