The school physician, Dr. J.C. Mendler, and certain healthcare professionals at Bergen Medical Associates have once again agreed to provide the annual physical examination for school and/or athletics if your insurance does not cover the required examination. The cost listed below includes a basic examination; it does not include the cost of blood work, immunizations, or other extras. If you choose to use any of the listed providers, please call as soon as possible to schedule an appointment.
Dr. Mendler (IHA school physician) - Appointment required; please identify yourself as a member of the IHA community. $50 for the basic physical. Dr. Mendler is available at Holy Name Hospital, Teaneck and HNH Fitness, Oradell. Call 201.833.3909 to make an appointment.
Bergen Medical Associates - $90 for non-insurance exam. Accepts many insurance programs and has multiple locations:
Anne Marie Finneran R.N., A.P.C.
Sabrina Tempesta, D.O.
Veena Desai, M.D.
Allen Griggs, D.O.
Susan Flanzman, M.D.
Neeta Motiwala, M.D.
Alan Briker, M.D.
All athletes’ examinations must be performed by an appropriate health care professional who has completed the required professional development module on sudden cardiac death in student athletes.
If there are extenuating financial circumstances, please contact the school nurse immediately for information and assistance.