Frequently Asked Questions

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How many appointments with FVAM can I expect?

Typically, you can expect a preliminary meeting to discuss your medical conditions, explain the process and expectations. A second meeting is designed to follow up and address any additional issues, if needed. Additional meetings are usually not necessary.

How long does it take to increase disability ratings, if you are successful? 

Typically, you can expect a maximum of 8-12 weeks from beginning the process to receiving any new Decisions.

Much to the VA’s credit, they have significantly reduced the backlog of exam scheduling and claims processing times.

How long will it take for FVAM to respond to my message?

Typically, FVAM will respond within (48) hours, excluding U.S. Federal Holidays.