D.O.T. Physical Exams.

Back2Spine Chiropractic

Chiropractor Services in Palatine, IL

$70   D.O.T. Physical Exam

Get same day appointment when you call in before 12:00p

Call today: 847.907.9201

17 E Northwest Hwy

Palatine, IL 60067

Call today: 847.907.9201

Effective May 21, 2014, interstate commercial vehicle (CMV) drivers can no longer get a valid medical certificate from just any healthcare provider. Instead, CMV driver examinations can only be completed by Certified Medical Examiners (MEs) listed on FMCSA’s National Registry.  For more Information, you can visit the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners


What to expect during your DOT physical exam :

  • Reviewing your medical history
  • Taking your vital signs (Blood pressure, pulse)
  • Checking your vision (using Snellen eye chart)
  • Checking for hearing issues (using Whisper test)
  • Testing general physical abilities (range of motion, limbs, breathing, etc.)
  • Physical Exam ( Heart, Lungs, Neurological, etc)
  • A urine test (Specific gravity, blood, glucose, protein, etc) 




DOT Physical Fact Sheet. 


Medical Examination Report for Commercial Driver Fitness Determination


Medical Examiners Certificate


Frequently Asked Medical Questions