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Locate USCIS Approved DoctorsOur mission is to help you through the USCIS medical examination process whether you apply in the United States or abroad. We can help locate a USCIS approved doctor in the United States and guide you through the medical examination process.

Applicants currently outside the United States: Individuals applying for immigrant visas abroad are also subject to a medical examination. Different forms needs to be completed, but only licensed and experienced doctors appointed by the local U.S. Embassy or Consulate can perform the examination. If any other doctor (not appointed by the local U.S. Consulate or Embassy) completes the tests and your forms, all documents will be invalid.

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  Form I-693
USCIS Form I-693, Medical Examination of Aliens Seeking Adjustment of Status
This form is used to determine whether an applicant for adjustment of status is admissible to the United States on medical grounds. The medical examination must be conducted by a civil surgeon who has been designated by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

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About the Medical Examination:

  • Only civil surgeons designated by the USCIS may perform medical examination
  • The doctor must sign and endorse the form before it is returned to you
  • In case you have performed X-rays, you should be provided with the films once you are cleared
  • Applicants that require follow up sessions must include the supplement to Form I-693
  • Form I-693 must be completed in English
  • Form I-693 is delivered to you in a sealed envelope (DO NOT OPEN)
  • The applicant is responsible to pay for all fees related to the medical examination
Medical examinations are required for following applications within the United States:

  • Asylum Seekers and Refugees
  • Green Card Employment
  • Green Card Investment
  • Green Card Lottery (DV Lottery)
  • Green Card Marriage
  • Green Card Relatives
  • Green Card Special Immigrants
  • Anyone adjusting status to permanent U.S. resident

Medical tests that may be required:

  • Tuberculosis
  • Syphilis for applicants 15 years or older
  • HIV (blood test)
  • Gonorrhea
  • Mental defect
  • Narcotic drug addiction
  • Psychopathic personality
  • Chancroid
  • Lymphogranuloma venerum
  • Granuloma inguinal
  • USCIS approved immunizations

About the results:

  • Your results will be presented to an immigration officer
  • Your results may be shared with certain health departments
  • Your results may be shared with other public health authorities
  • Medical examinations are generally valid for 12 months

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