DOT Physicals in Lyndhurst, NJ
In order to acquire a commercial driver’s license, the Department of Transportation requires every individual to complete an administered physical exam. This exam ensures that each driver has the functionality and awareness to operate a commercial vehicle efficiently. From there, they are to be renewed every 24 months. AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst offers DOT physicals on-site and will assist you in filling out the necessary paperwork to complete the exam.
Since we are a walk-in clinic, receiving your DOT physical is faster and more convenient than visiting a primary care physician.
DOT Exams in Belleville, NJ
AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst provides complete DOT exams for all individuals who are FMCSA trained. All commercial drivers must be up to par in certain physical aspects. To obtain a commercial driver’s license, there is a list of physical requirements needed. Some of them include:
- Each eye must be at least 20/40 with or without contacts and/or glasses.
- Blood pressure must be less than or equal to 140/90
- Ability to distinguish standard traffic signs and colors
All potential drivers are required to complete and pass the DOT exam. Some illnesses may prohibit you from ever obtaining a commercial license.
Others may have conditions that deteriorate over time, such as vision. Medical conditions that may dismiss you from acquiring a commercial driver’s license:
- History of Epilepsy
- Having vision or hearing worse than 20/40 in each eye
Contact AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst
If you are in need of a DOT physical, AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst would be happy to assist you. We provide exams on a walk-in basis, however, it is best to call ahead of time to ensure availability.
We offer convenient hours that are extended into the evenings to fit a busy schedule.
We are conveniently located at 560 New York Ave in Lyndhurst, and you can reach us at 201.345.3839.