Laboratory Tests Offered in Clinic

For your convenience we offer quick in-clinic lab tests to help you feel better faster.

 
 
 

Strep Test

The rapid strep test (RST) is a rapid antigen detection test(RADT) that is widely used in clinics to assist in the diagnosis of bacterial pharyngitis caused by group A streptococci (GAS), sometimes termed strep throat.

 

Flu Test

Rapid influenza diagnostic test (RIDT) – used to detect the virus in nasal secretions and one of the most common methods used to diagnose this infection. Depending on the method, it may be completed in the doctor's office in less than 15 minutes or be sent to a laboratory, with the results available the same day.

 

iStat 

The i-STAT handheld is an advanced, easy-to-use, and portable blood analyzer that provides health care professionals with access to real-time, lab-quality results within minutes, rather than a day.

 

HCG/UA

This type of human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) test measures the specific level of HCG in the urine. HCG is a hormone produced in the body during pregnancy.

 

Hemocult

The test will detect any blood found in the stool, including animal blood. For instance, eating a rare steak the day before the test may change the test results. The test will show if you are bleeding inside your body, but it does not show the source of this bleeding

 

Glucose Finger-sticks

Since its introduction three decades ago, self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) using finger-stick blood samples, test strips, and portable meters has aided diabetes management, principally by enabling patients—particularly those treated with insulin—to become full partners along with health professionals in striving for excellent glycemic control.

 

Mono Test

Mononucleosis tests are blood tests to look for antibodies that indicate mononucleosis (mono), which is usually caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). The antibodies are made by the immune system to fight an infection. Mono tests include: Monospot test (heterophil test).