Getting a green card is one of the most important life events for any foreign national living in the U.S. It allows an individual to live and work anywhere in the United States and provides flexibility when traveling in/out of the country. Did you know that the USCIS requires all candidates to go through a special medical exam? This exam can only be offered by USCIS approved Doctors in your area.
Located in Flushing, Queens, New York, Dr. Li Zheng is a USCIS approved Doctor Civil Surgeons. At Weibo Medical Care, we understand just how much confusing some of these procedures can be, and our experts are always here to help you every step of the way.
Compared to other immigration medical exam office, Weibo Medical family medicine specialists are trained to provide you the best experience and avoid any unnecessary steps. We help you fill out the form, prepare for medical exam, and full examination service. We open 7 Days a week, you can BOOK ONLINE and visit us at your convenient time To help you understand this procedure better, we have prepared a list of questions and answers below:
What Is a USCIS Medical Exam For?
The USCIS medical exam is put in place to ensure that all non-residents(immigrants) are tested and cleared as healthy and properly vaccinated. This medical exam is an essential step to obtaining a valid green card and must be administered by a USCIS approved physician. Before going through a USCIS medical exam, be sure to do your research and confirm that the physician on staff is certified. Note that exams performed by uncertified doctors will be dimed invalid.
What information do I need?
The USCIS Immigration exam require the form I-693, you can download the form by click here
As you can see from the form, the information needed are:
- Full Legal Name
- Date of Birth
- A number (Official USCIS Letter)
- Country of birth
- Varicella Record
- MMR Record
- TB Cold Record
- Flu Shot Record
- Pneumococcal Record
- Your Phone number
- Emergency Contact
- Email address
- Home Address
How Much Does The USCIS Medical Exam Cost?
There is no standard rate set by the U.S. government for a civil surgeon exam, hence the actual cost of a USCIS medical exam will depend on the clinic, the country where the exam is performed, and the specific doctor. However, our rate starts from: $150+. The final price will be based on the number of services required.
Does Insurance Cover the Exam cost?
The simple answer is NO. However, you may need to confirm with your insurance provider; however, most travel and health insurance policies don’t include/cover the USCIS(civil surgeon) medical exam cost.
How long will it take to receive the result?
It usualy take 1-2 weeks for the medical exam to be complete. But in some situation, due to the test result, we will notify you and proceed to the next step.
I passed the exam, what's the next step?
Congratulations, once you passed all the medical exam. We will complete the I-693 form for you and give it to you in a SEALED envelop. You can not open this, you must give this sealed medical exam report to US immigration office.
We thank you for choose Weibo Medical Care, we have experienced and caring medical staff to ensure that you are well taken care of. Most required immigration exam tests can be performed at our clinic, and you won’t need to take any extra trips to other labs. We stay open Monday to Sunday 7 days a week between the hours of 9 AM and 5 PM. Ready for your visit? Simply click on the button below to Book your appointment.