Genesee Medical Center in San Diego

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USCIS MEDICAL EXAMS (Immigration Exams)

*** As of 09/01/2021, our prices have increased due to rising costs.

Effective October 01, 2021, USCIS will REQUIRE proof of completed COVID19 vaccination for all eligible applicants at the time of your medical examination. As of July 25, 2022, this includes all applicants ages 6 months and up. To find a vaccination clinic and schedule an appointment, please visit My Turn ( Please note, if receiving Pfizer or Moderna, it will take 3-4 weeks to complete your vaccination series.

Dr. Jeffrey H. Dysart is a designated Civil Surgeon for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) through the Department of Homeland Security.

$275.00 - must be paid in full at time of visit; includes all visits and required blood tests (RPR, QuintiFERON (TB)). If further tests or vaccinations are indicated, they will be offered at additional charge.

Children under age 15 will receive a discount for any test that is not required.

There will be a $50.00 charge for completing additional sets of paperwork past the originals provided.

USCIS exams consists of a minimum of 2 visits, generally about a week apart. The first visit consists of a review of your vaccination documentation, a detailed history and a physical exam. It is recommended that you have your vaccination history ready for the first appointment. The second appointment is to review your lab results and complete the application.

To prepare for your appointment, visit the USCIS website at A download of the I-693 application is available on their site.

For your appointment please bring:

  • Your completed I-693

  • DO NOT sign your I-693; your signature must be completed in front of the physician! The physician will complete the Civil Surgeon-required portions of your application. The original documents will be placed in a sealed envelope for USCIS and a copy of the documents will be given to you.

  • A valid passport from your country of origin
  • Proof of required vaccines

To download your form and directions, please go to:

*** For up to date vaccinations requirements for USCIS, please go to:

Immunization and Laboratory Testing Requirements:
Children (2 years and up) Adults (18 years and up)
COVID19 (for all eligible patients, effective October 01, 2021)
FLU (for applications >6 months old when exam is performed October 01 – March 31)

Tuberculosis (QuintiFERON)

Tuberculosis (QuintiFERON)

ALL school-required childhood immunizations

Tetanus Booster (within 10 years)


Syphilis (applicants age 18-44 yrs old or suspected infection)

Gonorrhea (applicants age 18-24 yrs old or suspected

Influenza (seasonal requirement)

Hepatitis B



Any other vaccine-preventable diseases as recommended by the Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices

Vaccines are available at our office at a reduced rate for cash patients.

Vaccinations are also available low-cost at the county immunizations offices. The closest one to our office is:

San Diego County North Central Regional Center
5055 Ruffin Road
San Diego, CA 92123
phone: (858) 573 7300

For additional information on immunizations, please go to: