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.
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Blood Testing Lab Locations in Tooele, UT
With several locations in the Tooele, UT area, the Health Testing Centers offers patients a simple and efficient way to have lab test performed. When patients visit the Health Testing Centers website, healthtestingcenters.com, they may choose to purchase any of several tests that are available. Once they have clicked on, and purchased a test that may be of interest to them, they will be emailed a requisition form by a Health Testing Centers staff member. The patient can take the requisition form to a LabCorp testing center in the Tooele, UT area to have the test performed. Test results are normally available within 24-48 hours, but this will depend on the type of test that has been performed. When they are ready, the test results will be sent to the patient confidentially using HIPAA compliant secure email.
To assist patients with healthcare costs, Health Testing Centers will perform the Essential Health Screening for a cost that is similar to the cost of a single blood test performed by other testing facilities. If a patient would like to have a cholesterol and heart health screen, Health Testing Centers will test BNP, coenzyme Q-10 total, C-reactive protein, heart health screening levels 1 and 2, homocysteine, lipid profile, NMR lipid profile, and statin check-up. Having results for tests such as these in hand when going to your doctor’s appointment will save time and allow for a speedier diagnosis.
Health Testing Centers have made ordering tests easy for its patients. After the patient has visited the Health Testing Centers website and purchased a lab test, he will be sent a requisition form. The patient has the opportunity to choose a Tooele, UT LabCorp testing facility that is located near them. The patient may either call to schedule an appointment, or schedule one online. They will then take their requisition form with them to the testing center and proceed in having the test performed. Normally the test result will take anywhere between 1 and 2 days. When the results are in, a nurse will email them directly to the patient.
For general information about blood testing you can visit Lab Tests Online or WebMd.