Basic Health Screening
A Basic Health Screening will test for a Complete Blood Count, Comprehensive Metabolic Panel, and the Urinalysis Test. All of these blood tests are the start or beginning point of whether or not additional lab work or diagnosis will be recommended. These tests are most commonly prescribed by a doctor or a physician.
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
Changing a patient’s diet and aerobic exercise will help a patient treat the heart disease. Health Testing Centers will perform many tests to help know the heart and cholesterol levels. Hundreds of thousands of people will die this year from a heart attack. Regular heart testing will help a patient control their heart levels.
A high level of protein in the prostate gland could indicate that there is prostate cancer or something noncancerous such as an enlarged prostate or prostatitis. The Prostate Specific Antigen blood test will screen the blood for those diseases. The debate over the importance of the PSA test being done every year has not been friendly. At Health Testing Centers, they belief that if the patient is informed of their own PSA test levels they will decide how often to take the PSA blood screening test.
The thyroid helps control how much energy needs to be used for that activity, when something goes wrong with the protein it can produce too much or too little. Symptoms of an over active or under active thyroid are that the patient will feel tired or weak, be too hot or too cold, lose a lot of weight or gain a lot of weight, be anxious, and have an increased heart rate. If a patient has any of those symptoms a Thyroid Function Test needs to be performed so they can get put on the appropriate treatment.
The liver can be tested through many different tests. There is the Liver Function Test, ATL, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C blood tests. These tests help to determine if the liver is seriously damaged. The liver can become damaged from coming in contact with a person who has hepatitis, drinks copious amounts of alcohol, or does any type of drugs. Remember to fast before having any liver blood tests done as to ensure the most accurate results.
There are multiple types of cancers out there and being screened for them early will make everything better. Screenings early can be better because then the cancer cells or tumor markers can be found, this can then lead to treatment of the cancers. The treatment for cancers can help to put them in remission or even cure them. Genetic factors are one of the leading causes to getting cancer, the next know causes are smoking, chemical agents, radiation, and then there are unknown causes to cancer still out there. Cancer screening tests are available through Health Testing Centers. The tests that would be performed are CEA or Carcinoembryonic Antigen, Cancer Antigen 19-9 or CA 19-9, Cancer Antigen 27.29 or CA 27.29, Cancer Antigen 125 or CA-125, and AFP or Alpha-Fetoprotein blood tests.
A patient who knows their hormone levels will be able to help choose the appropriate therapy for them. Some patients will see a very drastic decrease in the normal levels while the other patients stay in range. Aging is now considered a disease and has medicine to treat the aging process. At Health Testing Centers offers DHEA, Testosterone, Human Growth Hormone, and IGF-1.
STD Testing Locations in Dublin, OH
Blood Testing Lab Locations in Dublin, OH
In Dublin, OH, the Health Testing Centers have several lab testing facilities that are geared toward patient satisfaction. If the patient visits the website healthtestingcenters.com he will be able to view a variety of lab tests that are available to patients. After choosing and purchasing a test, the center will email a requisition form to the patient to be taken to a Dublin, OH LabCorp facility so that the test can be performed. Within 24-48 hours, the results will be emailed to the patient through HIPAA compliant secure email.
Conscious of their pricing, Health Testing Centers perform the Essential Health Screening for one low price, while other testing centers will charge the same price for a single blood test. Doctors commonly use Essential Health Screening to determine a patient’s overall health. If a patient is looking for a diabetes test in Dublin, OH , the Health Testing Centers will perform a C-peptide serum, glucose serum, glycohemoglobin (GHB), HgbA1c, and a random microalbumin urine test. This may be done in a nearby Dublin, OH testing center previous to seeing a physician. That way, when the patient sees the doctor, he will already have his test results for the doctor to evaluate. This will save time and money.
Health Testing Centers know the importance of making healthcare convenient and easy for patients. Therefore, the process of having tests performed is simple. The patient must visit the Health Testing Centers website, healthtestingcenters.com, and choose one of the test options. After having chosen the test, the patient will be instructed to click on, and purchase that particular test. When the test has been purchased, a staff member will send a requisition form in an email to the patient. This should happen within the hour of the purchase. The patient will then set up an appointment with a Dublin, OH LabCorp and bring them the requisition form to have the test performed. The results will normally be emailed to the patient between 1 and 2 days, depending on the test that was performed.
For general information about blood testing you can visit Lab Tests Online or WebMd.