Jump to Navigation

Are medical exams required for adjustment of status?

Whether you wish to become a permanent resident in order to spend time with your loved ones or move forward in a successful career, you may want to adjust your status for various reasons. Furthermore, you may have a number of questions regarding green cards and other aspects of immigration law. If you live in Miami-Dade, or another section of Florida, it is vital to find the correct answers to any of your questions and carefully move forward.

When it comes to the adjustment of status, medical exams are usually required, according to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. If you are planning on applying to adjust your status, it is important to understand what will be required of you. If you wish to adjust your status from within the United States, you will need to visit a civil surgeon (a physician that has been assigned by the USCIS) and have them perform a medical exam. Moreover, you should keep in mind that the medical exam fees vary from one surgeon to another and the USCIS does not control how much a physician can charge.

Handling immigration matters can be stressful, especially for those who are unsure of which steps are required. Having said that, you may have an easier time working through the adjustment of status process if you know what to expect and are fully prepared.

This piece was put together in order to give readers information on the adjustment of status process and should not be viewed as legal counsel.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
  • facebook
  • facebook
  • Google+

Contact Us

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Cuevas, Garcia & Torres, P.A.
Attorneys at Law

Miami Dadeland Office
7300 N. Kendall Drive 
Suite 680
Miami, FL 33156
Toll Free: 877-801-4135
Phone: 305-461-9500
Fax: 305-448-7300
Map and Directions

Midtown Miami
3401 North Miami Avenue 
Suite 209
Miami, FL 33127 
Map and Directions

FindLaw Network