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Eye Test Glasses
Medical form with stethoscope
Blood pressure reader
Doctor Using Digital Tablet

The team at Flying Medicine are designated to undertake the UK Oil and Gas Medicals (Formerly UKOOA, OGUK Medical) and bi-deltoid shoulder width measurements for safe helicopter transfer.

We work under the new guidelines as published  and operational in May 2024.

The process is simple

1) Book an appointment by calling 03334043232 or Book online 

*Payment is required to secure the booking and to minimise no shows and late cancellations.

2) Bring in a valid photo ID ideally a Passport

3) Bring in a recent patient summary from your doctor

4) Bring in your previous certificate  and medical notes 

5) Bring in your glasses / contact lens if you require them with an up to date eye test

6) Complete and sign the medical declaration form

7) Come with a full bladder as we'll need to check your urine 

8) Wear suitably loose clothing for easy access / undressing for the medical checks

9) Request a chaperone if you wish

10) The medical form will be reviewed with the doctor

11) The doctor will then undertake a medical check including but not limited to your



Body Mass Index calculation

Waist to heigh ratio if BMI<35


Blood Pressure

Heart Check

Lung Check

Check of your abdomen including hernia checks

Urine  check for blood, protein and glucose  * drug testing if applicable

Checks on  your joints, muscles, reflexes, coordination 

*Shoulder width - as needed

Skin checks and varicose veins

Vision checks 

Colour vision as required

Hearing test and Audiogram if needed

Spirometry as needed

12) Issue you with your certificate which normally lasts for 2 years

13) If not done so already pay for the medical assessment

14) Leave with a big smile and a receipt.

The whole process should take about an hour

Payment methods

Cash, Credit Card or BACS payment

American Express or Cheques will not be accpted





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