Executive Health Checks

Galway Primary Care provides a full range of services at each of our medical centres. It is our privilege to be involved in your care.

GP Care offers an Executive Health Check, a comprehensive health screen looking at the multi-factorial issues affecting health.

GP Care has teamed with Laya Healthcare and is an official Executive Health Check Centre, the only such centre in Ireland outside of the hospital environment.


Our Executive Health Checks include:

A pre-consultation assessment:

Prior to visiting the surgery, an online questionnaire is filled covering

  • Medical history
  • Family history
  • Diet and lifestyle factors
  • Mental health and stress

Initial consultation, investigations and physical exam:

  • Full Physical Examination
    • Prostate & Breast exam at patient request
  • Full STD Screen (Optional)
  • Cancer Screening (Discuss with the doctor)
  • Haemochromatosis screen
  • Coeliac disease screen
  • Inflammation testing
  • Vitamin B12 screen
  • Faecal occult blood Test
  • Urine screen
  • BMI – Body Mass Index calculation
  • Cholesterol testing
  • Blood Pressure screen
  • Routine bloodwork/renal function
  • A resting electrocardiogram
  • Audiometry (hearing test)
  • Spirometry (lung test)
  • Cervical smear (to be requested at the time of booking)
  • Body fat analysis
  • Bone Density “DXA” Scan (to be requested at the time of booking)

Follow up consultation:

  • Explanation of results
  • Explanation of cardiac risk
  • Lifestyle advice
  • Initiation of treatment (as needed)


A full report explaining bloods results, physical findings and interventions will be emailed and posted for your future reference.