Lab services like blood tests and bacterial cultures play an important role in diagnosing medical conditions. M. Azam Khan, MD, and the team at Arizona Institute of Medicine & Surgery provide a comprehensive array of lab services at their medical facility in Kingman, Arizona. For quality lab services at an affordable cost, call or book an appointment online today.
Lab services involve collecting a small amount of fluid or tissue from your body for laboratory testing. Arizona Institute of Medicine & Surgery provides convenient, on-site lab services, such as:
The phlebotomy lab at Arizona Institute of Medicine & Surgery offers a wide range of blood tests, including:
These tests reveal information about your general health and screen for health problems like diabetes, poor cholesterol, and anemia.
Urinalysis is one of the most commonly performed lab tests. This general screening test can check for early signs of disease. You may also need routine urine tests to monitor conditions like diabetes or kidney disease.
Bacterial cultures help to diagnose infections, such as strep throat and pneumonia. Your provider uses the test results to determine the best course of treatment.
The team at Arizona Institute of Medicine & Surgery uses lab services for a variety of reasons, including:
If your lab test results indicate a condition that requires advanced care beyond the scope of general medicine, your provider may refer you to a medical specialist.
What happens during lab services depends on the type of test you need. A blood test typically requires drawing one or more vials of blood from your arm while urine tests involve collecting urine in a cup for testing. Bacterial cultures need a small sample from the infection site.
You don’t need to go to the hospital for lab services. Arizona Institute of Medicine & Surgery offers the same services at a much more affordable price. In addition to the cost savings, you get the benefit of highly individualized care and attention in a spacious, welcoming facility.
To schedule your lab services, call Arizona Institute of Medicine & Surgery, or book an appointment online today.