July 20th, 2011

Great River Clinics in Mediapolis and Wapello, Iowa, are offering reduced-price sports physicals. Great River Health Systems will donate half of the $30 physical fee to athletes’ schools for use in their sports programs. Athletes who receive sports physicals are not required to live in Mediapolis or Wapello.


Certified physician assistants and a physician will provide physical examinations and certified athletic trainers from Great River Center for Rehab and Clinics will conduct flexibility, strength and joint-stability tests. Besides providing overall health assessments, the physicals may help detect potential problems that could lead to injuries. If problems are discovered, students will receive exercise or rehabilitation plans, or be referred to other health-care providers, if necessary.


Great River Clinic, Mediapolis, is at 401 N. Orchard. Call the clinic at 319-394-3177 to schedule an appointment during these times:

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Aug. 8

1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16


Great River Clinic, Wapello, is at 220 Mulberry, Suite A. Call the Clinic at 319-768-4090 to schedule an appointment during these times:

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, July 29

8:30 a.m. to noon, Monday, Aug. 1

8:30 a.m. to noon, Friday, Aug. 12