Immigration Physicals in North Andover, MA
AFC Urgent Care North Andover is here to help all new immigrants applying for citizenship, permanent residency, or a green card with immigration physicals at our urgent care center!
All new incoming residents are required to get a physical from a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) designated civil surgeon. The good news for new Mass. immigrants is that AFC Urgent Care North Andover is ready to provide you with physicals!
Attaining residency in the U.S isn’t exactly the easiest process for incoming immigrants. Let AFC Urgent Care North Andover make the process a bit easier through our affordable, accessible, and convenient immigration physicals.
Call us directly if you need an appointment ASAP, or keep reading if you need more information!
What do I need before my immigration physical?
Patients will need to provide a few important pieces of information before they schedule their immigration physical. The items you will need to bring into our walk-in clinic includes:
- Government-issued photo identification
- Vaccination records
- Payment options
- Additional up-to-date medical records including medications and medical history
If you have questions about what you need to bring, please call our support team at 978-470-0800.
Which medical conditions does the immigration physical evaluate?
Immigration physicals at AFC Urgent Care North Andover 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 North Andover offer 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 patients expect when scheduling immigration physicals?
At AFC Urgent Care North Andover, we ensure that our patients get the best possible care while also guiding them through the immigration process.
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 North Andover to assist you!