Lab tests are often completed as part of a routine checkup in order to track changes to the patient’s overall health. Lab tests can also be used to:

  • Screen for diseases or diagnose health conditions:
    • Diabetes
    • Kidney disease
    • Lyme disease
    • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Monitor nutrition:
    • Vitamin D deficiency
    • Iron deficiency
    • Protein deficiency
    • Calcium deficiency
  • Identify hormonal imbalances:
    • Thyroid levels
    • Estrogen levels
    • Testosterone levels