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How long does it take to get medical clearance

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: Its depends on how healthy the patient is, what kind of surgery they are having, and what the surgeon and anesthesiologist request.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Farbod Farmand
12 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes. Medical clearance is common prior to surgical procedures. They generally include an ekg and a review of your medical conditions and symptoms. If ... Read More
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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Maybe : The Turkish Embassy in your country should have a list of offices certified to issue such certificates, otherwise the best use of this platform is mad ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience in Nuclear Medicine
More specific: Depends on what part of body examined. Sometimes chest radiographs are done for TB exposure for job or school. Spine radiographs can be perfomred for ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
44 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Don't Fear The Clear: Get thee to a gun store or on the internet and find out what it takes to get "medically cleared" to own a gun or rifle in your state (let's forget abo ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
Medical clearance: This usually refers to a doctor's ok given for a patient to return to full activity or to be allowed to have some medical procedure.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Khan
Dr. Amir Khan answered
26 years experience in Sports Medicine
Fit to fly: Medical clearance to fly is required if: •fitness to travel is in doubt as a result of recent illness, hospitalization, injury or surgery. •you have a ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience in Geriatrics
Multiple.: Patients that require oxygen. Patients with risk factors for clots in the legs or lungs. Pts who may have active infectious disasses who can transmitt ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Well enough: Medical clearance is done to assure that you are well enough for surgery and that any modifiable risk factors are controlled.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Roux
37 years experience in Sports medicine
Medial clearance: When a physician gives "medical clearance" he/she is indicating that is medically reasonable for a patient to participate in the activity for which he ... Read More
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