Frequent Questions

Answers to frequently asked questions

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Welcome to our FAQ section. Here you will find answers to the most common questions our clients ask us. In this section you will find answers to questions about our service, your procedure, prices, vaccines and more. If you have any questions that are not answered here, please feel free to contact us at 888 4560 038.

Is it necessary to present the COVID-19 certificate to take my medical exam?
At this time and until further notice from the US Consulate, it is not necessary to present it to take your medical exam.
How can I schedule a consular medical exam?
You can schedule your appointment very easily on this website by clicking on 'Make My Appointment'. You can also call 888 4560 038 from Monday to Friday from 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM and Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, where we will be happy to assist you. It is important to know that you will always be welcome at SMF, with or without an appointment.
What is the cost of the medical exam?
The prices vary depending on age, for adults (over 15 years old) it costs $235., for minors (2 to 14 years old) $193 and for children (0 to 1 year 11 months) $150. These prices are before taxes and include the necessary clinical exams. The cost of the(s) vaccine(s) is independent of the cost of your medical exam.
What time can I go to take the medical exam for the resident visa?
Our schedule is Monday through Friday from 6 am to 11 am; even without a scheduled appointment, you will be attended, you only have to show up at the mentioned schedule.
What vaccines are requested by the US Consulate?
The vaccination schedule required for the consular medical exam is the same as in the United States, as requested by the Consulate. You can consult the vaccines needed by age and their cost in the "Vaccines" section of this website.
Is SMF close to the Consulate?
Yes, it is very close. It is only a 3-minute walk away. Walk towards the pedestrian bridge and reach the corner. Turn left and you will see the blue clinic with the image of Marco Antonio Regil, next to the other clinic.
What payment methods does SMF accept?
You can pay with VISA, MasterCard, and American Express credit cards, VISA and MasterCard debit cards, or cash, in Mexican pesos or US dollars.
Is it necessary to fast before the exam? Can I eat breakfast in the morning of the exam?
Yes, adults can have a light breakfast before the medical exam, such as juice, yogurt, or fruit. Minors can have breakfast with juice, yogurt, cereal, toast, and fruit. (Always remembering small quantities, for example: just one slice of toast).
I am currently taking medication. Is it necessary to stop taking it for the exam?
No, do not stop taking it. Continue taking the medication you are currently taking. It will be important to bring the prescription or the medication for the treatment.
What is the service that Servicios Médicos de la Frontera offers?
Our service is the consular medical exam, which is required for the residency visa application process. We are a clinic accredited by the US Consulate with the best service and warm and friendly treatment.
What are the hours of operation for SMF?
Our phone hours of operation: 888 4560 038 are Monday through Friday from 6 am to 8 pm and Saturday and Sunday from 8 am to 8 pm.
Remember that our website is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to inform you and/or make your appointment for the immigration medical exam.
How do I process the residency visa (Green Card)?
Border Medical Services only performs the consular medical examination, an essential requirement for this procedure. To find out how the complete procedure is carried out, consult the US Consulate page where you can find the information you need:
Consular Medical Examinations

Do you have more doubts or questions?

Call our call center at 888 4560 038 where we will gladly support you with all your questions.