The Doctor Is In: The importance of physical exams

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- Close to 45 million Americans get an annual physical but recent reports in the New York Times, CNN and NPR seem to imply that it`s not required to stay healthy. KPLR's  `Doctor Is In`, Dr. Sonny Saggar addresses this claim.

Dr. Sonny Saggar is a practicing Emergency Physician and Internist, and the founder of

Twitter @DoctorIsInSTL | Facebook: DoctorIsInSTL | Blog: