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    Scheuermann's syndrome

    Hi all, I have been accepted for a 4 year AROTC scholarship. I am currently going through the DODMERB process. A couple of years ago, I got a diagnosis for a Scheuermann's syndrome, a form of kyphosis. This means that I have a slight rounding in my upper spine, but it has never resulted in any...
  2. J

    Waiver Situation: Is It Futile?

    Hey there, I'm posting to discuss my current situation with DoDMERB as I am an applicant to USMA, USNA, USAFA, and AROTC. I am most interested in attending Clemson University on my 4-year Army Scholarship. I will start from the very beginning; it will take a moment to get to my points, but all...
  3. C76706340

    Automatic Rejection?

    Hello USMA community, Quick question: If I’m still listed as “pending waiver submission/review” by May 1st, am I automatically rejected? USMA resquested a waiver for my disqualifying condition(s) on January 23 right when my medical came back as “does not meet medical standards”. Thanks.
  4. R

    Am I Done?

    As of a couple of weeks ago, I completed both my DoDMERB vision test and physical. Today I got an email from DoDMERB that instructed me to make an account on the actual DoDMERB Applicant Site to check my status, and that my medical status has been updated. I checked and it says that I am...
  5. K

    Dreaded asthma after 13

    My son has asthma listed several times, always when he had a respiratory infection. We had a full PFT and passed with flying colors. Pulmonologist stated in report unlikely to have or had asthma. The DoDMETs examining Doc put asymptomatic for asthma on the report. Will the DoDMERB accept that...
  6. M

    Sleep paralysis waiver

    I was labeled as disqualified by DODMERB on February 13, 2018 for past sleep paralysis. I was never officially diagnosed but showed symptoms in the fall of 2016. I still have not heard if a waiver will be requested on my behalf by USMA or USNA. Will I be notified if either party does not plan...
  7. N

    DODMERB Waivers

    After my initial DODMERB they wanted to have my heartbeat tested for History of developmental disorders after having my heart rate checked it was a little high (98BPM Sitting and 150 After 1 Minute Run) barley withing normal limits, they are now claiming that I have tachycardia which after...
  8. R

    'Partially Closed' - DoDMERB TMRW!

    I have my DoDMERB medical exam tomorrow and I had my eye exam in December 2017. I just finished all of the survey questions on my medical packet on DoDMETS. I am trying to e-sign the survey because the website says I need to have it signed to bring to the appointment. However it says my status...
  9. C76706340

    USMA Waiver Deadline - When?

    Hello, I’m currently waiting on DoDMERB to decide whether to reject or grant the waiver request USMA sent out on January 23. I understand the importance of patience during the waiver process, but something has been burning in the back of my mind. I read on my candidate portal that I should...
  10. C76706340

    USMA Waiver Deadline - When?

    Hello, I’m currently waiting on DoDMERB to decide whether to reject or grant the waiver request USMA sent out on January 23. I understand the importance of patience during the waiver process, but something has been burning in the back of my mind. I read on my candidate portal that I should...
  11. C

    Raynaud Waiver

    I am currently an AROTC cadet with a 3Y AD Scholarship. I am 99% sure I have Raynauds Syndrome, and understand that it's a DQ. I have not gotten it officially diagnosed yet though. How would you go about this? I don't want to just give up on the military but I don't want to get caught lying. If...
  12. M

    Conditional Appointment based on medical qualification

    I was given a LOA towards the beginning of February and I went on my USNA applicant portal and the only required action was medical qualification. I was medically disqualified in September (my astigmatism exceeded the limit by 0.5) and since then, the status on my DoDMERB site has been "pending...
  13. R

    Advice on Medical DQ Conditions

    Hey everyone, I was notified by my RC that I had two DQ conditions—GERD with complications and choledochocyst—that are preventing me from obtaining a medical waiver. I had already sent in a doctor's letter telling them that I already saw a specialist in 2013 and that I was treated successfully...
  14. houtx

    Air National Guard Disqualifying Factor Confusion

    I had an over-the-phone interview with a recruiter for the AF National Guard and I said yes to having taken medication, and he said it was a disqualifying factor. He continued with if I want to move forward, then we will, or I can think about it and call back. He also said I would have to...
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    Waiting for remedial results

    I went for a remedial for my astigmatism in mid December, and my medical status has still not been updated. 3 days ago, I received an email from the USAFA waiver authority saying that I needed to take action on my remedial. I replied back that I had already done the remedial over a month ago and...
  16. N

    DoDMERB and USNA

    Hello, I completed my application to USNA earlier this fall and now am anxiously awaiting my qualified status from DoDMERB. I submitted all of my remedials as of December 13, but have not been updated yet. Will my application be discarded tomorrow if I am not upgraded between now and tomorrow at...
  17. R

    USAFA Waiver Request

    I am a candidate for USAFA and USNA, but I was medically disqualified by DoDMERB. On January 5th, USAFA notified me that they requested a medical waiver for me on my behalf, but my DoDMERB portal still displays "Pending Waiver Submission/Review" and the last update was made on September 25th...
  18. amassusna

    USNA DODMERB - DQ for D155.8 Eye Astigmatism

    I have just received notification that my DODMERB Medical Status is: Remedial Requested due to a Code: R259.10 - It states: "Applicant pending Disqualification for D155.8 - Astigmatism in excess of 3.00 diopters, must complete AMI(s) before waiver processing may be considered" I am asking...
  19. K

    ADHD and ROTC- possible DQ?

    Hello, I have been reading and noticed a lot going back and forth based on if I needed a waiver or if I would even be DQ based on where I read. Hopefully you can give me a more clear answer on whether this is something I should continue to pursue. I was prescribed some sort of ADHD meds(I think...
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    Dodmerb schedual deadline

    Hi, I was contaced by Dodmerb a little less then two months ago to get my medical exams done. I did the online suvey as soon as I got the email, but with holdiays and finals coming up I waited on setting up the actually exams. This morning I was going checking my inbox and saw that 12 days ago I...
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