Washington Locations for Blood Testing
Why Order Laboratory Blood Tests from Health Testing Centers
You do not need an order or a prescription from your doctor. All our tests include everything you need to have the test performed. After ordering, simply bring the requisition form to a LabCorp location close to you. Present that form and they will collect the proper specimen for your tests. There is no additional payment to LabCorp. We receive the results and send them directly to you (usually in 1-2 days).
At Health Testing Centers we make blood testing in Washington as discreet and convenient as possible. All test results are confidential and are not part of your medical record unless you choose to share them with your doctor.
After having the sample taken at the lab, your easy to understand blood test results will be delivered securely to you in one to two days (some test results may take slightly longer.)
Laboratory Blood Tests
Health Testing Centers have convenient lab test locations in District of
Columbia. Simply purchase the blood lab test you want online or call our nurses
to order by phone. After ordering, Health Testing Centers then emails you a
requisition form to bring to one of the below LabCorp locations. After you you
have the blood drawn at one of the LabCorp locations below we email the results
within 24-48 hours.
Lab Tests Available in District of Columbia:
Basic Health Screening
In the Basic Health Screening, a Complete Blood Count and Comprehensive Metabolic Panel are involved. This type of test is often used to determine if additional blood tests need to be done. This can also tell if more lab work is to be completed. There are three tests performed during the Basic Health Screening; they are the Complete Blood Count, Comprehensive Metabolic Panel, and the Urinalysis tests.
The Essential Health Screen $89 - CBC (w diff), CMP, Urinalysis and Lipid Profile (HDL, LDL + Triglycerides)
Basic Health Screen $59 - Includes a CBC (w diff), CMP, and a Urinalysis
Cholesterol Test (Lipid Profile) $39 - HDL, LDL, Total Cholesterol + Triglycerides
Cholesterol and Heart Blood Testing
Health Testing Centers offers multiple lab tests for cardiac risk; these tests include Lipid Profile, C - reactive protein, NMR Lipoprofile, the VAP Cholesterol Test and Homocysteine blood tests. There are multiple packages to have the blood tests done; there is a level 1 package that is 149 dollars and there is a level 2 package that is 299 dollars. There are also treatments available for high cholesterol that will help the levels go do to a normal range. Lifestyle changes, such as a healthy diet and regular exercise will improve the heart health.
Early recognition of cancer is always wanted and apprenticed. The Prostate Specific Antigen blood test will screen for the amount of protein in the prostate gland. The levels of protein will indicate if there is prostate cancer or not. This test also will look and see if there are other noncancerous disorders; from an enlarged prostate to prostatitis. Having this information could save a patient’s life.
A Thyroid Profile or a Thyroid Function Test will determine if there are any health problems, these will also determine if there is an appropriate treatment for the levels. If a thyroid problem is present there can be many different symptoms because of the two different thyroid problems. There is hyper and hypothyroidism.
The liver plays an important role in the body and is often damaged by alcohol and drugs. The Liver Function Test can give a person an early detection of any type of liver problem. Serious damage can be stopped by having early detection of liver problems. A Liver Function Test should only be done after fasting.
Many cases of cancer come from a genetic history, cancer can also be caused smoking, radiation, or from chemical causes. The good thing is that cancer can now be treated and some even cured for life or at least a little time. Health Testing Centers offers multiple tests that will look for certain cancer tumors. There is the Carcinoembryonic Antigen, Cancer Antigen 19-9, Cancer Antigen 27.29, Cancer Antigen 125, and Alpha-Fetoprotein.
Anti-aging medicine will now treat the aging process as a disease instead of just getting older. At Health Testing Centers there is a variety of lab tests that can be performed. Having these tests performed can set a baseline in the hormone levels. Patients can see a drastic decrease with the hormone levels while many others are within the range.
Find Laboratory Blood Tests by State
- District of Columbia
- New Hampshire
- New Mexico
- North Carolina
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- West Virginia