Immigration Physicals in Bedford, MA
AFC Urgent Care Bedford is here to help all new immigrants applying for citizenship, permanent residency, or a green card with immigration physicals at our urgent care center!
An U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) designated civil surgeon will have to help patients get the care that they need and ultimately help them complete their immigration applications.
Attaining residency in the U.S isn’t exactly the easiest process and comes with a lot of significant challenges. But if you come into AFC Urgent Care Bedford we make the process a bit easier through our affordable, accessible, and convenient immigration physicals. Patients that need a physical immediately should call us directly. However, keep reading if you need more information!
What do I need before my immigration physical?
Before you schedule your immigration physical, you’ll want to first make sure you have the following items before visiting our walk-in clinic. These include:
- Government-issued photo identification
- Vaccination records
- Payment options
- Additional up-to-date medical records including medications and medical history
Your physical will not be completed, or even scheduled, if you don’t bring in these items. If you have questions about what you need to bring, please call our support team at 781-430-8161.
What should I expect in terms of medical procedures during my immigration physical?
Immigration physicals at AFC Urgent Care Bedford evaluate a patient’s overall health as well as specific diseases. A list of the medication conditions that our USCIS civil surgeons can evaluate includes:
General routine examination: Patients will receive a through exam of their eyes, ears, nose, mouth, extremities, lungs, heart, and skin. This helps determine if a patient is at risk for any significant chronic diseases
Medical history review: Medical providers at AFC Urgent Care Bedford provide an in-depth medical review to determine other health risks, communicable diseases, and an general overview of a patient’s health.
Disease evaluation: USCIS civil surgeons also evaluate diseases, including syphilis and tuberculosis, with onsite blood tests.
What should I expect during my immigration physical?
At AFC Urgent Care Bedford, we aim to ensure that all immigration physicals are as convenient and accessible as possible for patients and new residents.
As new immigrants go through their medical evaluations, they will need to come back to our urgent care center to complete follow up tests. Make sure to follow the instructions our team provides and ask any questions you may have until your physical is completed.
Becoming a U.S citizen or permanent resident is an exciting life event, but comes with its unique challenges. To make the process a bit easier, allow AFC Urgent Care Bedford to assist you!