DOT Physical in Laredo, TX

Doc-Aid Urgent Care Doctors in Laredo, TX Offer Comprehensive DOT Exam Testing and Physical Examinations for Individuals and Employers. Call us at (956) 523-0966.

DOT Physical in Laredo, TX
DOT Physical in Laredo, TX

If you need a DOT Physical exam near you, DOC-AID Urgent Care will help steer drivers through the medical guidelines. The Department of Motor Vehicles requires many drivers to get regular physicals. In order to make sure you can drive safely, you must get a DOT Physical to carry out your DOT medical certification. Our experienced doctors will help you hit the road as soon as possible. You may need a DOT physical if you operate a motor vehicle that hold 9 – 15 passengers, drive more than 75 miles to work, operate the vehicle for interstate commerce, operate a vehicle with a gross weight of at least 10,000 lbs or transport hazardous materials in certain quantities

Some DOT Restrictions for commercial drivers include:

  • Diabetes – if you take injectable insulin
  • 20/40 correctable vision in both eyes – DOT does not allow contact lenses
  • Use of narcotics or other habit-forming drugs

Your physical examiner will review your medical history and complete all the DOT physical requirements including:

  • Check your pulse and blood pressure
  • Complete a vision test
  • Examine your eyes, throat, mouth, and ears
  • Listen to your heart and lungs
  • Check for scoliosis or spine deformities
  • Neurological exam
  • Perform a hernia check
  • Check your abdomen for abnormalities
  • Hearing function
  • Urinalysis

You and your medical examiner will discuss you past and current health history and review you DOT physical form. You can download the form here

If you meet the medical standards, you will be issued a valid certificate for a certain period of time depending on the results of your exam. DOC-AID Urgent Care is to get you back on the road quickly and efficiently, we work with companies like yours to efficiently process your certification so you can maintain your CDL. Call us to schedule an appointment. Our walk-in clinic is located at 2438 Monarch Drive Suite A-375 in Laredo, TX 78045.