Important Notice! CDL Drivers DOT Physicals

Effective May 21, 2014, all physicians, doctors and PAs who administer CDL/DOT physicals must be listed on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners with the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration (FMSCA).  If your CDL drivers physicals were not performed by a Medical Examiner who is listed on the National Registry, the medical examiner’s certificate is not valid as of May 21, 2014- consequently, the CDL will not be valid. 

Currently, there are 23 physicians in New Mexico listed on the FMCSA National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners.  See the link below for current listing. 

It is important to note the process to achieve registry for a physician is 5-6 months

Registered physicians in NM

Summary of final FMCSA rule:

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