Skip to content

HGV Medical in Blakenall Heath

HGV Medicals are carried out by GMC-registered doctors.
Book your driver’s medical today from just £49.99!

Book your HGV Medical Now

Driver medicals carried out by GMC-registered doctors in Blakenall Heath

Drivers, naturally spend a lot of time on the road. Therefore, this means you and your employer have a responsibility to ensure that you remain fit enough to drive.

In order to obtain the appropriate category on your licence, you’ll need to undergo a HGV Medical. After which, repeat check-ups will be required when you get to 45, and every 5 years after that until the age of 65. From 65 onwards, you’ll be required to have your medical conducted annually.

At Simply Medicals we provide convenient, competent and cost-efficient driver medicals. You’ll find our service to be more affordable than having to see your doctor and optician respectively, plus we’ll have it all wrapped up for you in no time. Most of our drivers are seen within the week, and we have over 14 locations around the West Midlands, to suit your needs.

You can book your HGV Medical near Blakenall Heath.

We provide the D4 Medical forms and the D2 Forms.

The eye test is included and we provide a free re-test.

Loading...

What does the HGV Medical involve?

You’ll undergo an eyesight test, using a Snellen chart to determine your visual acuity. We’ll also check your blood pressure, and discuss your medical history and any medications you may currently be on, as these may impact your ability to drive safely.

Choose a location near you

hgv medicals

What do I need to bring to my D4 lorry driver’s medical?

  • Your D4 medical form (We have spare if needed)
  • Photo ID (Drivers Licence/passport)
  • The glasses or contact lenses you use when driving
  • Your current eyesight prescription (If glasses are worn for driving)
  • Details about any medication you are taking
  • Information on any ongoing medical conditions you may have

Untitled design 2022 12 07T191953.145

Why Choose Simply Medicals for your HGV Medical in Blakenall Heath ?

Simply Medicals is the best provider of HGV Medicals for a number of reasons. Firstly, we are GMC registered, meaning that all of our services are provided in accordance with the highest professional standards. Located in Blakenall Heath in the West Midlands, we offer Same day appointments, so that our clients can get the medical they need quickly and efficiently. In addition, we are proud to offer our services at affordable pricing, making it accessible for all.

But that’s not all, we have amazing customer feedback and top-rated reviews, earning us a stellar reputation in the industry. We provide a personalised service that puts our clients at ease during their medical examination. We understand that some may feel anxious when it comes to medical examinations which is why our team is compassionate and professional, offering reassurance and support throughout the process.

At Simply Medicals, we have a team of fully trained medical professionals who are proficient in conducting HGV medicals to the highest standards set by the regulations. We constantly stay up to date with any changes in regulations so we can provide our clients with the most accurate and relevant information. Our clients can rest easy that their HGV medical test will be thorough and accurate.

To wrap up, Simply Medicals is the best choice for HGV Medicals, delivering quality service with compassion and professionalism, we are GMC registered, located in Blakenall Heath, we offer Same day appointments, affordable pricing, top-rated service with 5-star reviews and a team of fully trained professionals. Schedule your HGV medical appointment with us and experience the best medical service possible.

About Blakenall Heath

Blakenall Heath is a suburban area located in the north-western part of Walsall, a town in the West Midlands region of England. With a population of approximately 10,000 residents, Blakenall Heath is a vibrant and diverse community with plenty of amenities and local businesses.

Historically, Blakenall Heath was an agricultural area with a few scattered farms and small villages. However, with the industrialisation of the West Midlands in the 19th century, Blakenall Heath became a hub for mining and manufacturing. Today, only traces of its industrial past remain, with many of the former factories and mines turned into housing developments and parks.

Blakenall Heath is well-connected to the rest of Walsall and the West Midlands through a network of major roads and public transport links. The M6 motorway, which runs from London to Glasgow, passes nearby, making it easy to travel to other parts of the country.

In terms of amenities, Blakenall Heath offers residents a variety of options, including several supermarkets, pharmacies, and health clinics. There are also plenty of green spaces, such as Blakenall Park and Bentley Haye Local Nature Reserve, providing opportunities for outdoor recreation.

Education is also a priority in Blakenall Heath, with several primary schools and one secondary school serving the local community. For further education, the nearby University of Wolverhampton offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Overall, Blakenall Heath is a bustling and diverse community with plenty of opportunities for residents. Its rich history, convenient location, and abundance of amenities make it a great place to live and work in the West Midlands.

FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers

What if I get a medical condition after my medical?

Any new medical issues are best discussed with your GP first. If they feel it is notifiable then you must notify the DVLA. Do not wait for your next medical to declare conditions.

What does a HGV Medical involve?

The doctor will conduct an eye test. Then they will check your weight, height, blood pressure and listen to your heart. They will then take a detailed history of your current and past medical issues. The doctor will inform you if there are any issues.

Can you fail a Medical?

It is possible to fail. Simply Medicals provides a free re-test if there are any issues with your medical. So you can sort them out with your GP and get a re-test and pass. There are some conditions that are barred for HGV driving. The doctor will inform you if this is the case for your medical condition.

HGV Medical Reviews

Don’t just take our word for it. Check out our 5 star reviews.

Rating 4.9 – Based on 1102 reviews

Reviews

Mark Prince – “Had my medical yesterday and was made to feel very welcome from the staff and dr walji. Would definitely recommend” 5 Stars – 16/11/2022 – Driver Medical

Zac Drury – “Friendly and professional” – 5 Stars – 14/11/2022 – HGV Medical

Craig Gillion – “Very professional. Made you feel relaxed. Would highly recommend” – 5 Stars – 10/11/2022 – D4 Medical

Matthew Magnante – “Really friendly guy. Had a chat and joke put you at ease. Would really recommend this service” 5 Stars – 06/11/2022 – Lorry Driver Medical

Darren Jeavons – “Very professional and polite” – 5 Stars – 4/11/2022 – Class 1 Medical

Blakenall Heath

Where can I get my HGV Medical?

At Simply Medicals, we offer medicals at several locations across the West Midlands.

Acocks Green, Aldermans Green, Aldridge, Allesley, Allesley Green, Amblecote, Ashmore Park, Aston, Balsall Common, Barston, Bartley Green, Bearwood, Beechwood, Bentley Heath, Benton Green, Berkswell, Bickenhill, Billesley, Bilston, Birmingham, Bishopgate Green, Blackheath, Blakenall Heath, Blakenhall, Blossomfield, Bloxwich, Boldmere, Bordesley, Bordesley Green, Bourne Vale, Bournville, Box Trees, Brades Village, Bradley, Bradnocks Marsh, Brandhall, Brierley Hill, Bromford, Bromley, Brownhills, Brownhills West, Bushbury, California, Carol Green, Castle Bromwich, Castle Vale, Castlecroft, Catherine-de-Barnes, Chadwick End, Chapel Fields, Chelmsley Wood, Cheswick Green, Cheylesmore, Church Hill, Clayhanger, Compton, Copt Heath, Coseley, Coventry, Cradley Heath, Darby End, Darlaston, Darley GreenDickens Heath Digbeth Dorridge Dudley Earlsdon Eastcote Eaves Green Edgbaston Erdington Fen End Flints Green Fordbridge Fordhouses Four Oaks Friar Park Great Barr Halesowen Hall Green Hampton in Arden Hamstead Handsworth Handsworth Wood Harborne Hardwick Harvest Hill Hawkes End Hockley Hockley Heath Hodgehill Hollyberry End Illey Illshaw Heath Kings Heath Kings Norton Kingshurst Kingstanding Kingswinford Knowle Ladywood Lodge Green Longbridge Low Hill Lutley Lye Meer End Meriden Merridale Mill Green Millisons Wood Moseley Nechells Netherton Netherwood Heath New Oscott New Town Northfield Norton Norton Green Oakham Old Hill Oldbury Olton Oscott Oxley Packwood Packwood Gullet Park Village Pelsall Pendeford Pensnett Perry Barr Perry Beeches Pheasey Pickford Pickford Green Pinketts Booth Quarry Bank Radford Red Hill Reeves Green Rotten Row Rowley Regis Royal Sutton Coldfield Rubery Rumbush Rushall Saltley Sedgley Selly Oak Shard End Sheldon Shelfield Shirley Small Heath Smethwick Soho Solihull South Yardley Sparkbrook Springfield Stechford Stockland Green Stone Cross Stourbridge Stow Heath Streetly Temple Balsall Tettenhall Three Maypoles Tidbury Green Tipton Tividale Tyburn Wall Heath Walmley Walsal End Walsall Walsall Wood Warings Green Washwood Heath Wednesbury Wednesfield Weoley Castle West Bromwich West Heath Whitley Whitlocks End Whitmore Reans Willenhall Wollaston Wolverhampton Wood Green Woodcross Woodsetton Woodside Wootton Green Wordsley Wylde Green Yardley Yardley Wood