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DOT/CDL physicals

Little Falls Integrated physical medicine offering DOT/cdl physicals for $80

  • Walk-ins welcome

  • Same day physical testing and certificate issuance

You are required to have a DOT/cdl physical if you:

  • Operate a motor vehicle weighing 10,001 pounds or more in interstate commerce.

  • Operate a motor vehicle designed or used to transport more than 15 passengers in interstate commerce. 

  • Operate a motor vehicle designed or used to transport between 9 to 15 passengers, for direct compensation, beyond 75 air miles from your regular work-reporting location, in interstate commerce. 

  • Transport hazardous materials in quantities requiring placards, in interstate commerce.

Health Requirements for maintaining a cdl license:

  • Drivers must have 20/40 correctable vision in each eye. Glasses or contact lenses are permitted.

  • Drivers cannot be a diabetic on needle-injected insulin unless accompanied by a waiver by endocrinologist; diabetes controlled through a diet or oral medication is permitted. 

  • A driver’s blood pressure must be under 140/90. Prescription medication to control blood pressure is permitted but has limitations of at least one year. 

  • Use of a Schedule 1 drug, amphetamine, narcotic or any other habit forming drug is not permitted. 

  • If a driver has a current diagnosis of cardiac insufficiency, collapse, congestive cardiac failure or any other cardiovascular disease, he/she will be required to provide the Medical Examiner with a stress test (performed within the last 12 months) along with a release from the driver’s physician stating that he/she can drive a commercial motor vehicle without restrictions. 

  • The Department of Transportation also requires clearance for drivers that have been diagnosed with the following conditions: sleep apnea, recent back injury, recent major surgery, a current hernia, or have had recent workers’ compensation claims.