Medical exams

Due to COVID-19, some panel physician offices may be closed. If you

  • have a medical exam scheduled, contact the panel physician’s office to ensure that it is still taking place
  • would like to schedule an immigration medical examination (IME), contact the panel physician’s office to check that they’re open and performing exams

If your application is in progress and you can’t complete your IME due to COVID-19, find out what to do if you still have documents to provide for your application.

You need to give your biometrics

In most cases, you now need to give your fingerprints and photo (biometrics) after you apply.

Find out who needs to give biometrics.

You may need a medical exam if you want to come to Canada. This is to make sure you’re not inadmissible for medical reasons.

Find out more about medical exams for:

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Your own doctor can’t do the medical exam.

You must find a panel physician we’ve approved to do medical exams.

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