In order to acquire a commercial driver’s license in Tennessee, applicants must receive a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical. The purpose of a DOT physical is to ensure that people driving commercial vehicles are healthy enough to be operating large vehicles for extended periods of time. Commercial driver’s licenses are required for the following:

  • Drivers operating vehicles that carry 8 to 15 people
  • Employees operating company vehicles 75 miles away from place of business
  • Interstate truckers
  • People transporting hazardous materials
  • Drivers of vehicles weighing 10,000+ lbs

Here at American Family Care, we provide DOT physicals everyday of the week – all on a walk-in basis! Our physicals are comprehensive and fully-certified, guaranteed to get our customers back on the road as soon as possible. Our DOT physicals include the following:

  • Reading of pulse and blood pressure
  • Examination of abdomen and hernia
  • Vision, hearing, throat and mouth test
  • Spine examination
  • Neurological test

For a DOT test, visit us today or call us now at 865-299-6192. We look forward to providing you with the DOT physical necessary to get you back on the road in the most timely manner possible!