Due to the pandemic we are focused on testing during the hours of 9am-3pm. All other patients will be seen from 8am-9am and 3pm-5pm at our urgent care center by appointment only. Please call our center to schedule an appointment.

Immigration Physicals

Immigration Physicals in Malden, MA

If you are currently in the process of applying for U.S. citizenship, permanent residency or a green card, stop by AFC Urgent care in Malden, MA today! Our very own Dr. Michael Lowney is a USCIS Designated Civil Surgeon, meaning we are able to perform Immigration physical examinations for those in need at our center.
Here are a few of the services we offer for Immigration Physicals:

  • Perform blood tests and TB tests
  • We can administer required vaccinations
  • Perform chest x-rays (if necessary)

After the exam is completed, we will fill out a completed I-693 Form for you to submit to the USCIS.
How you can expect the process to work:

  • First visit
    • The entire process will take about 7 days from your appointment
    • The initial physical fee of $200 will also be collected during your first visit. Depending on your individual needs, other fees for x-ray, titers, and vaccines may be applicable and will be collected at the time of service.
    • The reaming fee of $300 will be collected at the start of your actual appointment.
    • For applicants 15 years and older, we will draw blood to be sent to the lab to test for syphilis. We can expect to receive the result from the lab within a week.
    • If titers are not required and we know exactly which vaccines are needed, we can administer the vaccines during this visit, eliminating the need for an additional visit.
    • If the read is positive, a chest x-ray will be required for the physician to further determine if there is evidence of active Tuberculosis. The result will be available right away and documented in the application. Additional fee for the x-ray will be due at time of service.
    • After we have received the results of the titers; usually within 48 hours, we will contact you to come in for us to administer the vaccines if necessary. If necessary, additional fees will be due at time of service.
    • The physical packet will be completed and sealed for your pickup and submission to USCIS.
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Please be sure to call ahead at 781-322-7300 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Lowney before coming in. We are conveniently located at 219 Centre Street in Malden, MA.