To get an accurate picture of your health, a primary care doctor must perform a physical examination. Whether you need an annual physical or an exam for a special circumstance, Sikiru A. Gbadamosi, MD LLC in Edison & North Plainfield, New Jersey, can provide a physical examination specific for your needs as a primary care practice. Call today to schedule an appointment or book online.
The purpose of a physical exam is to assess your general health. You should have a physical exam every year.
In addition to your general health, a physical exam is also an opportunity for you to talk to Dr. Gbadamosi about any concerns you have about your health. It also helps him keep track of your health and provide education to prevent the onset of chronic health conditions.
A United States Citizenship and Immigration Service, or USCIS, is a physical exam and a requirement for all immigrants who have applied to become lawful permanent residents, also known as green card holders. The exam can only be completed by a physician designated by the USCIS. Dr. Gbadamosi is a USCIS-designated civil surgeon.
As part of the examination, Dr. Gbadamosi completes the Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record form, also known as I-693. After completion of the form, it is sealed in an envelope for you to include in your immigration application.
The purpose of the exam is to determine inadmissibility of your application based on health-related issues such as lack of appropriate vaccinations or if you’re a carrier of a communicable disease.
The purpose of a physical exam for a commercial driver’s license, or CDL, is to determine if you’re physically qualified to drive a commercial vehicle such as an 18-wheeler, tour bus, or taxi. As a Department of Transportation qualified medical examiner, Dr. Gbadamosi can perform a CDL physical exam.
A CDL physical exam is good for up to 24 months.
No matter the reason, if you need a physical exam, Dr. Gbadamosi can help. Call the office or book online to schedule your exam.