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HGV Medical in Saltley

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Driver medicals carried out by GMC-registered doctors in Saltley

As drivers typically spend a significant amount of time on the road, it is important for both you and your employer to ensure that you are physically fit to operate a vehicle. A critical step in this process is obtaining a HGV Medical to obtain the necessary category on your license. Following this initial assessment, regular check-ups will be required at the age of 45, and then every 5 years up to the age of 65. Once you reach 65, annual medical examinations will be necessary to continue driving legally. At Simply Medicals, we specialize in providing convenient, reliable, and cost-effective driver medical services. Our straightforward process ensures that your medical examination is more affordable than visiting your general practitioner and optician separately, while also saving you time. With the majority of appointments scheduled within the week and over 22 convenient locations across the West Midlands and Bristol area, we strive to meet the needs of drivers looking to fulfill their HGV Medical requirements efficiently.

You can book your HGV Medical near Saltley.

We provide the D4 Medical forms and the D2 Forms.

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

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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.

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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

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Why Choose Simply Medicals for your HGV Medical in Saltley ?

Simply Medicals is undeniably the best provider of HGV Medicals for a multitude of reasons. Firstly, we are proud to be GMC registered, ensuring that our services meet the highest standards of quality and professionalism. Located in Saltley, England, our convenient location makes it easy for drivers to access our services. Offering same day appointments, we understand the importance of a quick turnaround for our clients. Additionally, our affordable pricing sets us apart from other providers, making it possible for all drivers to access the necessary medical exams without breaking the bank. Furthermore, our top-rated services consistently receive 5-star reviews from satisfied customers, highlighting our dedication to excellent customer service and superior medical care. With a team of experienced and knowledgeable medical professionals, we go above and beyond to ensure that each driver receives the comprehensive care they need to continue working safely on the road. Trust Simply Medicals for all of your HGV medical needs and experience the difference in quality and convenience that sets us apart as the premier provider in the industry.

About Saltley

Saltley is a vibrant and diverse suburb located in Birmingham, in the West Midlands region of the United Kingdom. With a rich history dating back to the industrial revolution, Saltley has evolved into a bustling residential area with a mix of cultures and communities. The neighborhood is well-connected to the rest of Birmingham and the surrounding areas, making it a convenient location for both residents and visitors. The area is home to a variety of amenities, including shops, restaurants, schools, and parks, providing a comfortable and convenient lifestyle for its residents. The housing in Saltley is a mix of Victorian terraces, post-war council estates, and modern developments, catering to a range of budgets and preferences. The community in Saltley is known for its strong sense of unity and local pride, with residents actively participating in community events and initiatives. The diverse population adds to the vibrant atmosphere of the area, with a mix of cultures and traditions coming together to create a dynamic and inclusive community. Overall, Saltley is a welcoming and thriving neighborhood that offers a high quality of life for its residents, with a rich history and a bright future ahead.

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 Medica

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Where can I get my HGV Medical?

At Simply Medicals, we offer medicals at several locations across the West Midlands and South of England.

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