DOT Physical Exam


Dr.Ramin Nikkhoo is a Hawaii based certified medical examiner listed at the national registry of the department of transportation (#5834923371) Recognized locally for fair, ethical, safe and driver friendly DOT / CDL Physical exams. He is here to help you through the DOT / CDL Physical Exam requirements so you can obtain this important certification.
What to expect at your DOT exam.
First, we have you to fill out a short Health history form that is provided by our office. We check your eyes, ears, height, weight, blood pressure, pulse, heart, lungs and abdomen. We perform a  urine dipstick test for glucose, Protein-specific gravity, and blood. (This is NOT a drug test.)
We will provide you with your certification after your exam is done on the same day.
100% DRIVER FRIENDLY DOT / CDL Physical Exams
DOT / CDL Physical Exam

Preparation for your exam

  1. Drink water at least 30 minutes prior to your exam.
  2. Remember to bring your medical records, the list of medications you're taking currently, any exemption certificate paperwork if it applies in your case.
  3. Remember to bring hearing aids, or eyeglasses if you using them to drive.
  4. Wear comfortable clothing.
  5. Name and telephone number of your family physician, or any specialist whom prescribe your medications.
  6. If you are suffering from sleep apnea you need to bring a copy of your latest sleep test result.
  7. If you have a heart condition or you ever had a heart attack you will need to bring a copy of your last stress test.
  8. If you are diabetic,  you need to bring a complete list of your medication and name of your prescribing doctor and certification from your Endocrinologist.
  9. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment time to fill out your health history questionnaires.
I am fully aware of the importance of the physical exam for a drivers career and livelihood, therefore I am here to do everything I can to help.
To ensure our availability please call at least 24 to 48 hours in advance to make your appointment with Dr. Nikkhoo for your DOT/CDL/PUC physical exam.