What To Bring to Lake Forest Clinics
- Proof of ID
Government-issued photo ID such as your State-issued Driver’s License or Commercial Driver’s License; State-issued certified copy birth certificate; Non-expired U.S. Passport or Resident Alien Card.
- Corrective Lens and/or hearing aids
If you wear eyeglasses or hearing aids, remember to bring them!
- List of Medications
If you are prescribed any medications for any condition, including over-the-counter medications, you must bring a list of each medication and dosage, along with the prescribing physician’s name.
- Previously issued medical card (if applicable)
If you do not have one or have misplaced it, that is okay. You will be asked your USDOT/FMCSA medical certificate ever been denied or issued for less than 2 years. A dishonest answer may cause the USDOT to cancel your DOT medical exam certification.
Medical test and clearance letter from doctor/specialist (if needed).
- CPAP machine 90-day compliance report (if needed)
- A NEED TO PEE!!!
Drink plenty of water
- Limit certain foods and drinks
LIMIT caffeine and salty foods up to 2 hours before your exam: especially if you are dealing with blood pressure issues.
Do You Have A Medical Condition?
What do you need to bring?
Diabetes: Bring a list of medications and name of prescribing doctor. If you are taking these medication: Invokana, Incokamer, Farxiga, Xigduo XR, then a bring your blood labs within the past 30 days!
Heart Condition: (i.e. heart attack, stents pacemaker) Bring in a stress test within the last year and a release from your cardiovascular doctor.
Sleep Apnea: Bring in a copy of your most recent test.
CPAP: Bring a compliance report for the past 90 days. You will need to take your chip from the machine to a sleep center to get the report. If you do not know where to go, call your office and we will help you!
Other medical condition: If you have any other type of medical condition, feel free to call our office and we will be glad to help you!