DOT Physicals at Urgent Care and Walk-in Clinics in the Philadelphia Metro Area.
AFC Urgent Care & Walk-In Clinics in the Philadelphia Metro area offer DOT Physical Exams Needed for Your Commercial Driver’s License Application
Seeking to obtain or renew your Commercial Driver’s License or CDL? Many AFC Urgent Care clinics in the Philadelphia Metro area can assist you to get this specialized license. A CDL requires a specialized DOT Physical from a certified physician. While no appointment is needed to access this service, we recommend you call ahead to ensure a provider is available to give this physical. If you are a business owner with a fleet of vehicles which needs their employees to maintain their CDL’s, we suggest setting up an account with us to facilitate any visit to our walk-in medical facilities.
Receiving a DOT Physical is as easy as receiving a regular physical for another job. All DOT Physicals require a drug screening and blood work to be completed. Fortunately, all AFC Urgent Care Centers have an onsite lab that can process these tests and screenings in a single visit in most cases. You will not have to go to a second location for sample collection or testing. Our highly-experienced doctors have completed the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration certification, so they know how to quickly process your physical to get you in and out as quick as possible.
Is this your first time receiving a DOT Physical? It’s straightforward, and there is nothing incredibly unusual about this physical. You will be tested for several things when you visit our medical facility. First, our doctors will test your vision in each eye, your ability to distinguish colors, your hearing acuity, blood pressure, and blood sugar. The will also examine any other health conditions that could endanger others on the road. You will also receive a standard drug test at our clinic. As mentioned above, all tests are conducted onsite in our state of the art lab. Currently, the law requires a renewal of your CDL license every two years unless you suffer from a medical condition that requires more frequent renewals. Don’t wait days and potentially miss days of work waiting for your primary care physician to be available. Get your DOT Physical and CDL medical card today!
As mentioned before, business owners should consider setting up accounts at their nearest AFC Urgent Care Center. A corporate account with one of our centers will facilitate their visit for not only DOT Physicals but for other Occupational Health Services. Individuals can pay for services with cash, check, or credit card. Please check with individual centers regarding acceptable payments.
Have questions? Call the center you intend on visiting and the friendly staff there will be more than happy to assist you! We look forward to meeting you!