Prepare for Your Medical Exam for Immigration in the GTA

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada will provide you with instructions on when you should get an Immigration Medical Exam. Once you have received the instructions, follow the steps below to ensure your medical exam process is a success.

Medical exam preparation for immigrants

Step 1: Book an Appointment at Our Clinic

You can book your Immigration Medical Exam with one of our Panel Physicians directly online. Be sure to choose your preferred clinic location when scheduling your appointment.

After you have completed your booking, an intake form will be emailed to you and must be completed before your scheduled appointment.

Step 2: Gather The Required Documents

You must bring the following documents to your medical exam at our clinic:

  • One form of government-issued ID, such as:
    • Valid passport (Not expired) or a copy certified by a Canadian Visa Office
    • National ID card
    • Canadian driver’s licence
    • Refugee protection claimant document
    • Refugee travel document
    • Acknowledgement of Claim and Notice to Return for Interview
    • The Interim Federal Health Certificate
  • IRCC paperwork
    • Medical Report – Client Biodata and Summary IMM1017
  • Eyeglasses or contact lenses if you wear them
  • Any medical reports or test results for previous or existing medical conditions
  • A list of all your current medications or medication bottles/packages

Step 3: Visit Our Clinic for Your Immigration Medical Exam

Our clinics are equipped to provide all examinations at one location. We provide all urine, blood, and x-ray examination in one location. All testing can be completed in one visit which allows an efficient and time-saving process.

Chest X-Rays

A chest x-ray is required for all applicants Age 11 and older. Pregnant applicants may choose to defer the chest x-ray and complete all other parts of the exam. Our Panel Physicians will counselled you regarding the risk of x-ray during pregnancy or how to defer until after pregnancy.

Blood Tests

Blood testing is required for all applicants Age 15 and older. You do not need to fast before your appointment for blood work tests.

Urine Tests

A urinalysis is required for all applicants Age 5 and older. Please drink more water prior to arrival to ensure you can provide a urine sample during your appointment. Menstruation will not affect your exam.

The whole process should take approximately 1.5 hours and you will be required to pay for your exam on the day of your appointment.

What to expect for your Medical exam:

Immigration medical exam consist of doctor exam, urine test, chest x-ray (age dependent), and blood test (age dependent)

After your visit with the doctor, you will go for chest x-ray and blood test in the same building. Payment will be made separately to the respective department

The whole process will take approximately 1.5 hours ​

You do not need to bring a passport photo, a picture will be taken in the office.

You do not need to be fasting for bloodwork

Please drink more water prior to arrival, you will need to provide a urine sample. Menstruation will not affect your exam ​

Wear a loose-fitted top or T-shirt to allow for easy access to your arm for blood test

Applicants of Age 15 and under must be accompanied by their parents/legal guardian

Due to COVID19 and for the safety of both you and other applicants, a face mask is required and must be worn prior to entry into office and at all times

Contact Us


Accessible directly from Broadview TTC Station, Streetcar 504B King 505 Dundas, & Bus 100 Flemingdon. Green P Parking Nearby

855 Broadview Ave, Suite 403 Toronto, ON M4K 3Z1

Mon - Fri

9 am - 5 pm
9 am - 12 pm

Accessible directly from College & Queen’s Park TTC Station & Streetcar 506 Carlton. Street and Underground Parking available at Building or Across the Street

790 Bay St, Suite 716 Toronto, ON M5G 1N8

Mon - Fri

9 am - 5 pm
9 am - 3 pm

We have streamlined our processes to ensure that you have an efficient and pleasant immigration medical exam. To begin, book an appointment with the link below!

Book an immigration medical exam