Do You Need A Department Of Transportation Medical Exam? What is a DOT exam? DOT stands for Department of Transportation. The Department of Transportation requires a medical examination to make sure you qualify to drive a commercial vehicle in the state of Idaho. Once you pass, you will receive a copy of the exam and your certification. We will forward a copy directly to the local Department of Transportation office for you. You should have the certificate with you at all times while driving your company vehicle, and your employer will want to take a copy for their files as well.

Dr. Collin Struble is a CME (Certified Medical Examiner) dedicated to helping you. It’s best to call for an appointment, but we are happy to help you with same day appointments if needed. Exams are just $80.00. We will provide you with a receipt for tax purposes or for reimbursement by your employer. Our office is conveniently located in Boise Idaho. We are located on the northwest corner of Maple Grove and Fairview. What you should expect during your examination: 1. Forms: You will be greeted by our friendly office staff and given a medical examination form to complete. 2. General Information: The form has a list of general information questions about you. 3. Health History: You will be asked a series of questions about your past medical history. 4. Examination Procedure: The exam should take about 25 minutes. Dr. Collin will perform the tests based on state guidelines and guide you through the medical standards. We want to help you maintain your medical certification. Along with a physical exam, the following tests will be done: • VISION: You will be asked to read a vision chart to assure that you are able to see traffic signs and signals. • HEARING: Please clean your ears before your visit so that Dr Collin can view your eardrum. • BLOOD PRESSURE: Your blood pressure must meet state guidelines. • URINE: You will be asked to urinate in a cup, so make sure you drink plenty of water prior to your exam. Call or come by anytime to schedule your exam!