Our state-of-the-art, highly complex laboratory is right in our office--this means that most laboratory services will be performed on-site and your results will be available on the same day. Our point-of-care testing lowers costs and increases quality--it allows us to test, diagnose, and begin treating you with one office visit, offering you more convenient and efficient health care. Our Lab is open from 7am-6pm each weekday.
More about the tests we provide...
The CBC test counts the number of white blood cells, red blood cells and platelets and measures the hemoglobin and hematocrit. An abnormal result could indicate conditions such as:
Blood chemistry tests can pinpoint abnormal levels of substances that can indicate organ dysfunction such as kidney, liver and thyroid. The glucose (blood sugar) and A1C tests aid the physician in diagnosing and treating diabetes.
Our laboratory offers STAT testing for cardiac enzymes, which is vital when a patient is having chest pain and shortness of breath.
Additionally, a lipid test is helpful in preventing heart disease. A lipid test measures total cholesterol, LDL (bad cholesterol), HDL (good cholesterol), and triglyceride. High levels of "bad cholesterol" and low levels of "good cholesterol" can lead to heart disease.
There are numerous types of blood tests that check for a range of conditions. Here is sample of the most common: