Dr. Tung Mai will be your Aviation Medical Examiner (AME). Since 2021, he has served as an AME, rigorously assessing pilots to ensure they meet the health criteria essential for safe flight. With a background in internal medicine, he offers a comprehensive understanding of health, enabling him to approach aviation medicine holistically. As a proficient pilot in helicopters and airplanes, he intimately understands the challenges of flying. Also, as an advanced ground instructor, he imparts his knowledge and emphasizes safety to aspiring aviators. Dr. Tung Mai is your trusted partner in ensuring safe and enjoyable flights.

Before arriving at the clinic:

  1. Complete MedXpress: https://medxpress.faa.gov/MedXpress/Disclaimer.aspx


  3. Bring the completed MedXpress form 8500-8 to the office

  4. Bring any SODA, AASI, Special Issuance, or any other issues from the FAA to the office

Doctor visits since your last medical or in the last 3 years: If you have been to the doctor for anything other than routine check-ups or general counseling, you should bring documentation to the FAA examination. In many cases, additional information from your specialist is required. 

Useful links:

MedXPress: https://medxpress.faa.gov/MedXpress/Disclaimer.aspx

MedXPress Users Guide: https://medxpress.faa.gov/medxpress/Content/Docs/MedXPressUsersGuide.pdf