What are the hours of attention for medical examinations?

Our hours are Monday to Friday from 6:00 am. to 11:00 am. There is no limit accept patients per day, so all patients who present between these hours will be attended.

How far in advance should I have the exam done?

  • Applicants 15 or older will have to show up 1 or 2 business days prior to their appointment with the U.S. Consulate.
  • Applicants between 2 and 14 years old will have to show up 4 business days prior to their appointment with the U.S. Consulate.
  • Applicants between 0 and 23 months will have to show up 1 or 2 business days prior to their appointment with the U.S. Consulate.

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Do I have to show up in a fasting state?

  • Your medical examination doesn’t require fasting or diet of any kind. You can eat normally, but in moderation.

Should I stop taking medications?

  • Don’t stop any medications you are currently taking. Remember to bring your prescription or medication the day of the exam.

Could the medicines that I am currently taking affect the results of my exam?

  • No way affect or impair the results.

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How much money will I need?

  • The cost varies in each case, depending on the vaccinations required by the applicant. For your peace of mind and security we recommend using a credit card to pay.

Can I have the medical examination performed on a weekend?

  • The clinic performs medical examinations from Monday to Friday only.

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Do you deliver the test results the same day?

For applicants 15 years or older and children 0 – 23 months, the test results are usually delivered the same day, in other cases we will tell you the delivery date.
For applicants between 2 and 14 years the delivery will take 72 hours.

Do you perform express/rush exams?


What documents will I need?

  • Appointment letter issued by the U.S. Consulate.
  • Appointment confirmation, which you may get once you register on the U.S. Consulate website: ImmigrantVisas.state.gov Remember to print the appointment confirmation and bring it to your medical examination.
  • Current mexican or origin country passport.
  • Immunization record (only if you have one).
  • If you are or were in medical treatment for a specific disease, you must bring the medical report that includes the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis. It’s not necessary to stop any medication you are currently taking.


Can my pregnancy affect the process?

  • The process will not be affected in any way.

Is there a long line before the examination?

  • For your safety we recommend that you don’t make a line in the early morning hours. Remember that any applicant who shows up within the specified time (6:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.) will be attended.

Do you accept credit cards?

  • Yes, we accept credit and debit cards.


If I had the exam done in the past but the consulate denied my visa application, can I go to any clinic?

  • No, avoid unnecessary expenses and setbacks. You should always come back to the clinic in which your first examination was performed. Please have a proof of your previous examination.

What should I do for my second appointment?

  • Please follow the same instructions of your first visit for your next medical examination.
  • Please follow the instructions given by the U.S. Consulate.
  • Check that you next interview is already approved in your appointment and confirmation letter. Please have a proof of your previous examination.

For more information, call +52 (656) 227-28-00 or send your questions via email to: leticiad@grupo- cmi.com


Do I need to mention any legal problems I have had at the time of the exam?

  • It’s very important that you attach all the records related to arrests and deportations. Don’t forget to bring those reports the day of your exam.

Do you accept all immunization records?

  • Upon review of the immunization record, we can only accept records legally issued.


Does CMI send my results to the U.S. Consulate?

  • Usually you should come and pick them up. Only in some specific cases the results will be sent to the Consulate. When this happens we will notify you directly.

Must children be accompanied by their parents?

  • Yes, at least one parent or legal guardian must show up to authorize the medical examination. In case you can’t accompany your child, you will be able to send him/her with an adult who has been previously granted power through a notarized letter to sign the authorization for the medical examination.
    In the case of minors who are legally married, you must present the marriage certificate.


Do I need photos for the exam?

  • You don’t need to bring photos; they are included in your examination.

What is PPD and how long does it take to get the result?

  • The PPD is a tuberculosis skin test. It is performed on children between 2 and 14 years old. It takes 48 hours to get the results.



mapAvenida Ramón Rivera Lara #9020
Fraccionamiento Las Lunas
Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua 32543



map 01800·8018·585 From Mexico*
844·6249·447 From U.S.A.
227·28·00 Local
*No long distant charges