Methodist Mansfield Medical Center

Sports Physicals and Echocardiograms

Methodist Mansfield Medical Center Sports Physical StaffMethodist Mansfield’s physicians and nurses are volunteering their time to help Mansfield ISD, Midlothian ISD, and Grand Prairie ISD athletes get a start on the upcoming sports season.

The hospital is teaming up with athletic district officials to offer sports physicals and echocardiograms.

The sports physicals will be led by Shaun Garff, DO, sports medicine physician, Jeff McDaniel, MD, sports medicine family health physician and Juan Gavalda, MD family health physician on the medical staff at Methodist Mansfield.

Cardiologists Alan Taylor, MD, and Levi Rice, DO, will perform the echocardiograms. An echocardiogram is a test in which ultrasound is used to examine the heart to help detect abnormalities and/or other cardiovascular conditions that may affect student athletes. Parents must accompany their teens during this painless non-invasive test.

Physicals and echocardiograms will take place Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon.

District Locations and Dates

Mansfield ISD, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center - April 20, 2019
2700 E. Broad Street
Mansfield, TX 76063

Midlothian ISD, Heritage High School, Midlothian - May 18, 2019
Appointments required for Echocardiograms
Sports physicals are offered on a first come first serve basis
4000 FM 1387
Midlothian, TX 76065

Grand Prairie ISD, Methodist Convenient Care Campus, Grand Prairie - June 1, 2019
4560 Lake Ridge Parkway, Suite 300
Grand Prairie, TX 75052

Parents of middle school and high school student athletes who wish to participate in the sports physicals or echocardiogram screening must complete a medical history questionnaire and sign medical releases prior to the screening.

The forms are available here:

Please have these forms completed and signed by a parent or guardian prior to attending.

Forms may also be downloaded from the school’s athletic website.

To schedule your student athlete’s appointment, choose from the following:

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