Immigration Medical Exam by USCIS Civil Surgeon
To obtain entry and/or residency (green card) to the United States, a thorough Immigration Medical Examination and review of current immunizations is required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). A physician who has been certified by the USCIS as a civil surgeon must conduct Immigration Medical Exam, which is required for persons of all ages.Our providers, namely Dr. Dan Rafael Azar MD, MPH, Dr. Edward Cooper, MD and Dr. Jaishree Acharya are listed as USCIS Certified Civil Surgeon.
The examination will last between 1-2 hours. The results are recorded on federally designated forms. The green card medical exam requirements are determined by the age of the applicant and the completeness of his/her immunization record.