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We’re proud to offer Department of Transportation (DOT) physical exams. DOT physicals meet new guidelines set by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).

DOT physicals include:

  • Health history review
  • Hearing and vision tests
  • Urine test
  • Blood pressure and pulse check
  • Physical exam

If you pass your exam, the doctor will give you a copy of the medical certificate. A DOT physical is valid for up to 24 months. 

Why are DOT driver physicals needed?

Drivers of commercial vehicles have safety-sensitive jobs. This means their work can affect their safety and the public’s safety. To help make sure that drivers are healthy, a regular physical is required. A DOT physical meets strict FMCSA guidelines.

How to prepare for your exam:

  • Don’t drink coffee or smoke 30 minutes prior.
  • Bring:
    • Glasses, contacts or hearing aids
    • A medication list and contact information for the doctor who prescribed them
    • Medical exam report form 
    • Paperwork from any specialists you see