DOT Physical in Boiling Springs SC
AFC Urgent Care is a Certified DOT Physical Provider. Our Medical Examiners Administer a Variety of Screenings and Tests to Ensure You Are Fit to Drive a Commercial Vehicle. We are Open Monday to Friday 8am-8pm and Saturday & Sunday 8am–5pm.
Dial (864) 626-5291 to Learn more About Our Affordable Local DOT Physical.
Walk-ins Welcome or Book An Appointment.
Can I get a DOT Physical at AFC Urgent Care Boiling Springs?
To receive a DOT Physical, a doctor needs to be a certified DOT Physical Provider. Not all primary care doctors have this certification, but the doctors at AFC Urgent Care Boiling Springs do! If you need this specific physical in the Boiling Springs or Valley Falls area of Spartanburg County, then our walk-in urgent care center is the place to visit! No appointment is needed for this physical. You will need it when you first apply for a commercial driver’s license and every two years to renew it.
How long does a DOT Physical take to complete?
Under most circumstances, a DOT Physical should take about thirty minutes to complete. This time can be longer depending on patient volume and their acuity on that day. This can be especially true during flu season in Spartanburg County.
What does a DOT Physical consist of?
You will have a complete medical examination from our board-certified doctor at our walk-in clinic. A variety of screenings and tests will be administered to ensure you are fit to drive a commercial vehicle. Our clinic is equipped with a state of the art lab to process any needed screenings during your visit, usually in a single visit. In most cases, your entire physical can be done in house at AFC Urgent Care Boiling Springs.
Your DOT Physical will include:
- Measurement of your heart rate, weight, and blood pressure
- Screening and testing of your vision, hearing, and lung capacity
- A thorough review of your medical history, including any chronic diseases
Why do I need a DOT Physical every two years?
In order to obtain a CDL, the Department of Transportation mandates that this physical must be administered and passed every two years. If you have a condition that requires more stringent monitoring, you may need it to be repeated more frequently to maintain your CDL.
Can AFC Urgent Care Boiling Springs give me a DOT Physical when I first apply for a CDL or just for renewals?
Our walk-in clinic can handle DOT Physical Requests in both cases! If this is your initial CDL application or renewal in the Boiling Springs or Valley Falls area, visit our center today for prompt service. When you pass your DOT Physical, you’ll receive a complete medical examination report as well as a laminated DOT medical card.
Does my insurance pay for a DOT Physical?
Most insurance carriers will not cover a DOT Physical. However, many local businesses in Spartanburg County have set up accounts with our clinic to facilitate their employee’s visit and cover the costs of a physical. If you are a local business owner, who would like to set up an account call our friendly staff today at (864) 626-5291.
AFC Urgent Care Boiling Springs is located at 2746 Boiling Springs Rd Boiling Springs, SC 29316.
There have been many recent changes in the certification process and more stringent requirements that must be met in order to be certified. Please check with the latest updates from the U.S. Department of Transportation before arriving at our clinic to make the process smoother and get you back safely on the road!