DOT (Commercial Driving License) Physicals
McQuinn Naturopathic is now offering DOT commercial driving license physicals. Dr. Blow at McQuinn Naturopathic can provide CDL Driver Medical Certification examinations. She is licensed in the State of Washington and is nationally registered with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).
The charge for the physical can be billed to insurance (as an annual wellness exam) is $160.00. If you would like your insurance billed for this exam, please specify this at the time of request. We can also bill your employer if we have a contract established with them.
What to expect prior to and during your visit:
Your Driver’s License will be checked to ensure it is still valid.
You will be providing a urine sample to check for specific gravity, protein, blood, and sugar. (This is not a drug screen, unless one has been requested by your employer).
Be prepared to provide the following information:
- Prescription medications used regularly or recently: Name of medication, dose & frequency, diagnosis or reason for taking the medication, who prescribed it, how long you have been taking it
- Over-the-counter medications or herbal supplements used regularly or recently: Name of medication or supplement, dose & frequency, reason for taking the medication or supplement.
- Surgeries, (all): Type of surgery, date, where performed, name of surgeon.
- Illnesses or Injuries requiring medical treatment during the past 5 years, or “any” history of a seizure or a heart condition: Type of illness or injury, inclusive dates of treatment, where treated, name of primary person (or facility) that provided treatment.
Visual acuity, a hearing test, and a test of ability to distinguish traffic light colors will be done. If you wear glasses, contact lenses, or a hearing aid, bring them with you.
After review of your “Health History” a physical examination will be performed.
Some individuals will be asked to provide documentation concerning evaluation by a specialist before certification can be given.
Upon successful completion of the examination you will be provided with a signed Medical Examiner’s Certificate.