Medical Examinations

Suggested Requirements for Diving Medical Examination

Initial examination and first examination over age 40

  1. Medical History
  2. Chest X-ray
  3. 12 lead EKG
  4. Pulmonary Function
  5. Audio-gram
  6. Visual acuity
  7. Complete blood count (CBC)
  8. Blood chemistry
  9. Urinalysis
  10. Any other tests deemed necessary by the physician to qualify for scuba diving.

Periodic re-examination every three years for ages under 40 and every two years for ages over 40

  1. Medical History
  2. Pulmonary function
  3. Audio-gram
  4. Visual acuity
  5. Complete blood count (CBC)
  6. Blood chemistry
  7. Urinalysis
  8. Any further tests deemed necessary by the physician to qualify for scuba diving.
Brevard Regional Hyperbaric Center Paul W. Buza