Dr. Brady Rebarcak is on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners should you require a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical exam.

Need a DOT physical? Follow these simple steps to get your certificate:

Step 1: Schedule your appointment with our certified DOT medical examiner
Contact us at (515) 233-2263 to schedule your DOT physical exam. We perform medical exams Monday - Friday and Saturdays by appointment only. We are conveniently located at 205 Clark Ave in Ames, Iowa.

Step 2: Get your physical exam completed
The examination includes a health history review, a physical exam, and a urine test. Plan on spending approximately 30 minutes for your visit.

Step 3: Take your completed certificate
Once you pass all the DOT requirements, you will be given a laminated wallet-sized medical certificate immediately after the exam.

Why use us for your DOT medical exams?

  • Same-day appointments that start on time – no more wasting time in doctors’ offices
  • Drivers can pre-fill demographic and health information electronically prior to the appointment if they wish
  • Drivers are walking out with their medical card in under 30 minutes


How long does the exam take?
The exam takes approximately 30 minutes from the time you walk in the door.

Will I be given my certificate after the exam?
Yes. Drivers will be given a wallet-sized laminated certificate (Form MCSA-5876) immediately after the exam.

How long are certificates valid for?
A DOT physical exam is valid for up to 24 months. The medical examiner may also issue a medical examiner's certificate for less than 24 months when it is desirable to monitor a condition, such as high blood pressure.

Who can perform DOT physical exams?
A Department of Transportation (DOT) physical examination must be conducted by a licensed "medical examiner" listed on the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) National Registry.

Do drivers need to carry the medical certification when driving a CMV?
Yes. Drivers must carry a current copy of a medical examination certificate.

What paper work do driver need to complete?
Drivers are required to complete Section 1 of Form MCSA-5875.  Once you arrive for your exam, you will be given a tablet to complete the form electronically (or paper by request).