The power of prevention

At Aurelius Hospital Alor Setar, we strongly believe that prevention is better than cure. Preventive health screening is imperative in keeping our health in check and helps facilitate early diagnosis and treatment thus, improving quality of life. The best way to manage potential health risks and reduce risks for certain disease conditions is to have periodic health screenings as recommended for you.

The power of prevention

Our packages

Currently, no packages are available. Please stay tuned for upcoming updates.

What else to expect?

  • You are recommended to schedule your appointment 5-10 days after menstruation.
  • Kindly notify our staff if you are pregnant or if suspected to be pregnant before the procedure.
  • Please do not apply any powder, perfume, or deodorant on your chest area and under your armpit.
  • Please wear loose-fitting clothing that is easy to remove i.e. baggy t-shirt or tops with front buttons instead of zippers behind and easy wear scarfs/tudung.
  • Please do not wear jewelry during the procedure e.g. long necklaces, or hanging earrings.

  • Two (2) days prior to the test date – please avoid douching or using vaginal medication or any form of spermicide, tampons, and any vaginal creams unless instructed by a doctor.
  • Please also avoid having any sexual intercourse/copulation.
  • All the above-mentioned could wash away or conceal abnormal cells which would hinder/obstruct accurate testing.
  • If you are menstruating on the day of your appointment, please inform the nurses on arrival. You will not be able to do your urine, stool, and Pap smear tests because the presence of blood in these tests would produce inaccurate results.
  • It is advised to pass urine before doing a Pap smear. The pressure on your pelvic area might make you feel more uncomfortable if you have a full bladder.

  • Kindly notify our staff if you are pregnant or if suspected to be pregnant before the procedure.
  • Please wear loose-fitting clothing that is easy to remove i.e. baggy t-shirts or tops with front buttons instead of zippers behind and easy wear scarf/tudung.
  • Please do not to wear jewellery during the procedure e.g. long necklace, or hanging earrings.
  • For female patients with long hair, kindly bring a hair tie to bun hair up during the examination.

  • Bring along an additional change of clothes and appropriate footwear.
  • Should you need to consume any food before a stress test, please have a light snack and avoid any fatty foods and caffeine.
  • If you are undergoing treatment or taking medication for any medical or physical condition, please notify the nurse in advance.
  • If you are suffering from any chest pain or breathing difficulty, please notify the nurse in advance.

  • Ultrasound Abdomen and Pelvis require a full bladder. Before undergoing a pelvic ultrasound, you will be required to drink several glasses of water.
  • Fasting for 4-6 hours is required before the procedure.

Your health screening journey

Estimated Time

Estimated Time

Half to one day or may require three (3) to seven (7) days for the results to be ready, depending on the complexity of your health screening package.

Regular Screenings

Regular Screenings

Regular screening tests are important as it helps to detect conditions that may develop after the previous screening.

Condition Control

Condition Control

You should follow-up with your doctor immediately even if you feel perfectly well as it can result in better outcomes and prevent or delay serious complications.